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# me-too - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Actress Emma Watson donates £1 million to kickstart new anti-sexual harassment campaign

Actress Emma Watson donates £1 million to kickstart new anti-sexual harassment campaign

Feb 18th 2018, 12:28 PM 20,384 Views 49 Comments

The fund was announced in an open letter supporting the Time’s Up movement, signed by 200 women.

# me-too - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Gabriel Byrne says #MeToo movement 'hasn't gone far enough'
# Not A Witch Hunt
# Not A Witch Hunt

Gabriel Byrne says #MeToo movement 'hasn't gone far enough'

Feb 17th 2018, 11:08 AM 34,929 Views 72 Comments

The actor described Harvey Weinstein as “an absolutely ferocious bully”.

'It hasn't gone far enough': Gabriel Byrne is winning praise for his comments on #MeToo
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From The Daily Edge
# Me Too

'It hasn't gone far enough': Gabriel Byrne is winning praise for his comments on #MeToo

Feb 17th 2018, 10:31 AM 4,022 Views 0 Comments

Including some words for fellow actor Liam Neeson.

# me-too - Friday 9 February, 2018

Anna Kendrick thought the #MeToo emoji was a load of vaginas instead of hands
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From The Daily Edge
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Anna Kendrick thought the #MeToo emoji was a load of vaginas instead of hands

Feb 9th 2018, 10:18 AM 13,545 Views 1 Comment

Easy mistake to make.

# me-too - Thursday 8 February, 2018

French Minister close to tears on TV as he denies sexual harassment allegations
# J'accuse
# J'accuse

French Minister close to tears on TV as he denies sexual harassment allegations

Feb 8th 2018, 7:58 PM 16,220 Views 9 Comments

Nicolas Hulot says a previous complaint over the allegations was dropped.

# me-too - Monday 5 February, 2018

Vanessa Hudgens says James Franco was "very respectful" during filming for Spring Breakers
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From The Daily Edge
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Vanessa Hudgens says James Franco was "very respectful" during filming for Spring Breakers

Feb 5th 2018, 10:05 AM 14,565 Views 3 Comments

The actor has faced allegations of sexual misconduct in recent weeks.

# me-too - Friday 2 February, 2018

Bill and Ted actor speaks about being sexually abused as a child
# Me Too
# Me Too

Bill and Ted actor speaks about being sexually abused as a child

Feb 2nd 2018, 9:20 PM 33,330 Views 11 Comments

Alex Winter said starring in the Bill and Ted films was “therapeutic”.

Rose McGowan told ABC News that she 'does not like' Alyssa Milano or her participation in Time's Up
# Rose McGowan
From The Daily Edge
# Rose McGowan

Rose McGowan told ABC News that she 'does not like' Alyssa Milano or her participation in Time's Up

Feb 2nd 2018, 8:15 AM 20,000 Views 2 Comments

Shortly after, a video of McGowan shouting condescendingly at a transgender woman was released.

# me-too - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Natalie Portman has spoken out about being sexually objectified as a 13-year-old in Hollywood
# Time's Up
From The Daily Edge
# Time's Up

Natalie Portman has spoken out about being sexually objectified as a 13-year-old in Hollywood

Jan 21st 2018, 12:28 PM 7,606 Views 12 Comments

The actress was speaking at the Women’s March in Los Angeles yesterday.

Debate Room: Has #MeToo turned into a witch hunt?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Debate Room: Has #MeToo turned into a witch hunt?

Jan 21st 2018, 8:45 AM 45,239 Views 89 Comments

Has the campaign gone too far? We asked two commentators to tell us what they think.

# me-too - Monday 15 January, 2018

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault
# New York
# New York

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault

Jan 15th 2018, 7:41 AM 34,476 Views 101 Comments

Ansari says he believed the encounter was consensual but previously apologised to the woman.

'I took her words to heart': Aziz Ansari responds to allegations of sexual misconduct
# Aziz Ansari
From The Daily Edge
# Aziz Ansari

'I took her words to heart': Aziz Ansari responds to allegations of sexual misconduct

Jan 15th 2018, 7:32 AM 6,009 Views 4 Comments

Allegations surrounding the actor came to light at the weekend.

Actor Catherine Deneuve apologises to sexual assault victims after letter attacking 'witch hunt'
# Metoo
# Metoo

Actor Catherine Deneuve apologises to sexual assault victims after letter attacking 'witch hunt'

Jan 15th 2018, 6:54 AM 13,794 Views 27 Comments

The French star had signed an open letter earlier in the week denouncing the #MeToo movement.

# me-too - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Vogue suspends work with photographer Mario Testino after harassment allegations
# Celebrity Photographer
# Celebrity Photographer

Vogue suspends work with photographer Mario Testino after harassment allegations

Jan 14th 2018, 2:35 PM 18,647 Views 25 Comments

The famed photographer, who has taken iconic shots of celebrities for decades, has denied the allegations.

Actress Eliza Dushku says that she was sexually abused by a Hollywood stunt co-ordinator when she was 12 years old
# Eliza Dushku
From The Daily Edge
# Eliza Dushku

Actress Eliza Dushku says that she was sexually abused by a Hollywood stunt co-ordinator when she was 12 years old

Jan 14th 2018, 11:03 AM 7,485 Views 3 Comments

Director James Cameron said that she is “very brave for speaking up.”

# me-too - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Liam Neeson says there's a 'witch hunt' in Hollywood over harassment allegations
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Liam Neeson says there's a 'witch hunt' in Hollywood over harassment allegations

Jan 13th 2018, 8:16 AM 47,523 Views 86 Comments

The actor said that he was “on the fence” about allegations against Dustin Hoffman, but added that the movement was “healthy”.

# me-too - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Rick and Morty and Community creator publicly apologises for harassing former colleague
# Dan Harmon
# Dan Harmon

Rick and Morty and Community creator publicly apologises for harassing former colleague

Jan 11th 2018, 6:52 PM 29,947 Views 29 Comments

Writer and producer Dan Harmon issued the public apology after being called out on social media by his former colleague, the writer Megan Ganz.

# me-too - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Actor Catherine Deneuve under fire for signing open letter denouncing #MeToo movement
# Open Letter
# Open Letter

Actor Catherine Deneuve under fire for signing open letter denouncing #MeToo movement

Jan 10th 2018, 9:53 PM 37,054 Views 207 Comments

The letter said that the movement was leading a witch-hunt against men.

# me-too - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis accused of rape and sexual assault
# Me Too
# Me Too

Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis accused of rape and sexual assault

Jan 6th 2018, 8:32 AM 30,414 Views 42 Comments

A civil lawsuit against Haggis has encouraged more women to come forward.

# me-too - Friday 29 December, 2017

Opinion: Women of Ireland, 2018 will be our year
# It Stops Now
# It Stops Now

Opinion: Women of Ireland, 2018 will be our year

Dec 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 18,059 Views 188 Comments

Women’s voices are vibrant, we are energised and engaged, writes Orla O’Connor.

# me-too - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Trump-supporting singer accuses ex-campaign manager of sexual assault
# Joy Villa
# Joy Villa

Trump-supporting singer accuses ex-campaign manager of sexual assault

Dec 27th 2017, 4:30 PM 21,801 Views 58 Comments

Joy Villa has accused Corey Lewandowski of hitting her twice on her buttocks.

# me-too - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Gender based violence: 'Our outrage cannot be confined to Hollywood'
# Me Too
# Me Too

Gender based violence: 'Our outrage cannot be confined to Hollywood'

Dec 16th 2017, 9:00 AM 9,567 Views 97 Comments

From sexual harassment and early marriage to the most extreme forms sexual violence, it is most prevalent in the poorer, more volatile parts of the world, writes Dominic MacSorley.

# me-too - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Trump accused of 'slut-shaming' Senator after tweeting she would beg and 'do anything' for donations
# Me Too
# Me Too

Trump accused of 'slut-shaming' Senator after tweeting she would beg and 'do anything' for donations

Dec 12th 2017, 9:02 PM 24,045 Views 66 Comments

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says it was a ‘sexist smear’ by the president.

# me-too - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Senator accused of sexual misconduct to make statement as female colleagues demand resignation
# Calls To Resign
# Calls To Resign

Senator accused of sexual misconduct to make statement as female colleagues demand resignation

Dec 6th 2017, 6:10 PM 22,477 Views 14 Comments

A number of his Democrat colleagues have said he should step down as soon as possible.

'Silence breakers' named as Time's Person of the Year
# Me Too
# Me Too

'Silence breakers' named as Time's Person of the Year

Dec 6th 2017, 1:15 PM 24,337 Views 65 Comments

The award is dedicated to people who went public with allegations of sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood and beyond.

# me-too - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes
# Allegations
# Allegations

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes

Nov 28th 2017, 7:05 AM 28,471 Views 18 Comments

Aspiring British actress Kadian Noble has accused Weinstein of inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.

# me-too - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Sexual abuse: 'Did I consent? I was just a little girl, but yes, I let it happen'
# Irish Justice System
# Irish Justice System

Sexual abuse: 'Did I consent? I was just a little girl, but yes, I let it happen'

Nov 26th 2017, 7:30 PM 116,416 Views 44 Comments

This is the story of a woman who did speak up about her abuse. But she wasn’t believed.

# me-too - Saturday 25 November, 2017

'Our entire society is sick with sexism' - Macron promises laws to fight violence against women
# Me Too
# Me Too

'Our entire society is sick with sexism' - Macron promises laws to fight violence against women

Nov 25th 2017, 5:01 PM 9,385 Views 60 Comments

The French President also also wants to introduce an age of consent in France.

# me-too - Monday 13 November, 2017

Hundreds march through Hollywood in protest against sexual abuse
# Me Too
# Me Too

Hundreds march through Hollywood in protest against sexual abuse

Nov 13th 2017, 1:21 PM 9,594 Views 36 Comments

A crowd gathered at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, which hosts the Academy Awards ceremonies.

# me-too - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Opinion: 'A welcome compliment to someone isn’t a problem. Lewd jokes are'
# Sexual Harassment
# Sexual Harassment

Opinion: 'A welcome compliment to someone isn’t a problem. Lewd jokes are'

Nov 5th 2017, 8:30 AM 27,469 Views 132 Comments

The #MeToo hashtag is less than a month old but already there is push back, writes Noeline Blackwell.

# me-too - Friday 3 November, 2017

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar encourages victims of sexual harassment to come forward
# Me Too
# Me Too

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar encourages victims of sexual harassment to come forward

Nov 3rd 2017, 11:53 AM 8,949 Views 65 Comments

Varadkar also said that “due process” is important.

# me-too - Thursday 2 November, 2017

#MeToo: 'Some contributors use it as a platform to pour scorn on all men'
# Gender Wars
# Gender Wars

#MeToo: 'Some contributors use it as a platform to pour scorn on all men'

Nov 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 27,316 Views 216 Comments

Too much of the debate in the mainstream and social media around gender issues is dictated by a strain of feminism that views masculinity as inherently problematic, writes AR Devine.

# me-too - Monday 23 October, 2017

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment
# Accused
# Accused

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment

Oct 23rd 2017, 7:18 AM 35,394 Views 43 Comments

Toback has denied all the allegations.

# me-too - Sunday 22 October, 2017

#MeToo: 'I have been drugged twice by men I knew'
# Read Me
# Read Me

#MeToo: 'I have been drugged twice by men I knew'

Oct 22nd 2017, 7:30 PM 26,657 Views 174 Comments

#MeToo was spawned by the Harvey Weinstein revelations and is where women are detailing incidences of sexual assault and harassment online.

# me-too - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Maroney reveals she was molested by US team doctor
# Abuse
From The42
# Abuse

Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Maroney reveals she was molested by US team doctor

Oct 18th 2017, 6:50 PM 8,136 Views 2 Comments

Larry Nassar is facing trial on more than 20 counts of sexual assault.

Jennifer Lawrence 'degraded and humiliated' by nude line-up during early years of her career
# Me Too
# Me Too

Jennifer Lawrence 'degraded and humiliated' by nude line-up during early years of her career

Oct 18th 2017, 3:01 PM 37,510 Views 83 Comments

Lawrence is the latest Hollywood celebrity to speak out in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

# me-too - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Reese Witherspoon has alleged she was sexually assaulted by a producer when she was 16
# Me Too
From The Daily Edge
# Me Too

Reese Witherspoon has alleged she was sexually assaulted by a producer when she was 16

Oct 17th 2017, 3:18 PM 6,020 Views 6 Comments

She said she was told to remain silent by other producers.