Stories tagged: #MeToo
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 3:22 p.m.
R&B singer R. Kelly and Sony have parted ways, according to a person familiar with the situation, who spoke on the condition of anonymity due to a confidentiality agreement.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 1:38 p.m.
The #MeToo movement is empowering victims of sexual assault to speak up like never before, but what should be a watershed moment for holding assailants accountable has coincided with a …
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
#MeToo movement reached sports world in 2018 with Larry Nassar sex-abuse scandal, which reverberated well beyond locker rooms and gyms
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Spokane Christmas radio station’s playlist maintains ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ as #MeToo debate emerges
While some stations across the country – such as Star 102 in Cleveland and KOSI 101.1 in Denver – have decided the Christmas classic “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” really must …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 11 a.m.
To Viola Davis, being naked on screen or onstage means more than having your clothes off. It means ridding yourself of self-consciousness and ego. It means exposing yourself.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
It was 5 a.m. on the first day of school when two University of Washington students started posting flyers around campus. “Do you know the name of someone who has …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
For 35 years, Ruth D’Eredita tried to dismiss her former professor’s behavior – the way he touched her, groped her and kissed her. But last year, as dozens of women …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 1:02 p.m.
The #MeToo movement has sent dozens of once-powerful Hollywood players into exile, but few of them have been placed in handcuffs or jail cells. And it’s increasingly apparent that the …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 12:51 p.m.
As the Senate is divided on President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick, so too are women across the country.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
CBS said Friday that a New York City prosecutor has subpoenaed the company for information related to sexual misconduct allegations that led to the ouster of longtime chief Les Moonves.
Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Appearing on the same stage where months earlier Dustin Hoffman faced repeated questions about alleged sexual harassment, Bill Murray praised the actor as a “really decent person.”
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
An agitated President Donald Trump acknowledged Wednesday that past accusations of sexual misconduct against him have influenced the way he views similar allegations against other men, including his Supreme Court …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Her 1991 testimony against Clarence Thomas riveted the nation, but failed to derail his nomination to the Supreme Court. Now, 27 years later, Anita Hill says the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:10 p.m.
Soon-Yi Previn, the wife of Woody Allen and the estranged adopted daughter of Mia Farrow, has spoken publicly about her turbulent life for the first time in decades and is …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
The CBS Corp. announced Chairman Les Moonves’ exit Sunday night, hours after The New Yorker magazine posted a story with a second round of ugly sexual harassment accusations against him.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
The #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct has prompted many state legislatures to reconsider their internal policies and state laws on the issue.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 2:59 p.m.
Two days after a report detailed an accusation of sexual assault against #MeToo activist Asia Argento, the Italian actress and filmmaker said she never had a sexual relationship with the …
Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 2:56 p.m.
“Murphy Brown” will weigh in on the MeToo movement when the series starring Candice Bergen returns to a very different world in September, the show’s creator said Sunday.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 11:42 a.m.
The Southern Baptists are facing their own #MeToo crisis as the biggest Protestant denomination in the U.S. heads into its annual meeting next week.
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was charged Friday with rape and another sex felony in the first …
Wed., May 9, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
Tarana Burke and her MeToo movement are getting a financial boost for their work fighting sexual violence. The New York Women’s Foundation said it has raised an initial $1 million …
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
On Monday, the host dove headfirst into the controversy swamping her current network when Kelly addressed the allegations aimed at former NBC “Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw. The subject – …
Sat., April 28, 2018
Looking back, it’s ironic to remember how the charges against Bill Cosby were not taken seriously until after they became a joke. The joke was told on a stage in …
Sat., April 21, 2018
During an hourlong conversation moderated by KHQ’s Stephanie Vigil, Tarana Burke and Ronan Farrow, who have been regarded as leaders of the #MeToo movement, dissected what the movement means, where …
Fri., April 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
A wave of events and demonstrations rolls out across the city today, as students stage walkouts against gun violence, educators rally for school safety and the #MeToo movement returns to …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gonzaga University has another draw for its Friday night event bringing two speakers to campus to discuss the #MeToo movement: a Pulitzer Prize winner.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 1:16 p.m.
Even as Hollywood moguls, elite journalists and top politicians have been pushed out of their jobs or resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct, the world of medicine is more forgiving, …
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
Tarana Burke, a New York social activist who coined the phrase “Me too,” and Ronan Farrow, an investigative journalist who helped expose decades of alleged sexual predation by Hollywood producer …
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
Six months after bursting into the spotlight, the #MeToo movement has toppled scores of men from prominent positions and fueled a national conversation about workplace sexual harassment.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
The investigation that led Darren Pitcher to resign as acting president of Spokane Falls Community College began with an anonymous letter. Five women signed it with an “X” in place …