Emmanuelle Seigner, Polanski’s Wife, Rejects Academy Invitation

Emmanuelle Seigner, Polanski’s Wife, Rejects Academy Invitation

The French actress Emmanuelle Seigner rejected an invite to hitch the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Sunday in response to the organization’s expulsion of her husband, Roman Polanski. “The insufferable hypocrisy!” Ms. Seigner wrote in an open letter printed within the French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche. “You offend me while claiming […]

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Egypt Sentences Lebanese Tourist to eight Years in Prison for Facebook Video

An Egyptian courtroom sentenced a Lebanese vacationer to eight years in jail on Saturday after she posted a video tirade on her Facebook web page that Egyptian authorities claimed had insulted the nation and its chief. The news website Ahram reported that Mona el-Mazbouh was initially handed an 11-year sentence and a nice after she […]

Jim Jordan Is Defiant as Allegations Mount, and Supporters Point to ‘Deep State’

Jim Jordan Is Defiant as Allegations Mount, and Supporters Point to ‘Deep State’

WASHINGTON — Representative Jim Jordan is dealing with the sort of slowly percolating scandal that will convey down different politicians in different occasions, as new accusers step ahead by the day to say the wrestling coach turned politician was conscious of sexual misconduct at Ohio State University however did nothing to cease it. But like […]

Trudeau Denies Groping Reporter but Says Accuser Might Have Felt Uncomfortable

Trudeau Denies Groping Reporter however Says Accuser Might Have Felt Uncomfortable

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada has repeatedly denied accusations that he acted inappropriately with a younger reporter at a charity occasion 18 years in the past. On Friday, he stated his accuser may need skilled their interplay in another way. “I do not feel that there was any inappropriate action of any […]

Indiana Attorney General, Accused of Groping, Faces Calls for Resignation

Indiana Attorney General, Accused of Groping, Faces Calls for Resignation

Republican leaders in Indiana joined Democrats on Thursday in calling for the resignation of Curtis Hill, the state’s legal professional normal, who has been accused of groping 4 girls at a bar in March. The girls mentioned Mr. Hill, a Republican who was elected in November 2016, inappropriately touched them at a celebration within the […]

Sexual Abuse Accusations at Ohio State Could Tar Powerful Republican

Sexual Abuse Accusations at Ohio State Could Tar Powerful Republican

A news report on Tuesday accusing Representative Jim Jordan of ignoring accusations of sexual abuse as a wrestling coach at Ohio State University has left a cloud over the highly effective congressman as conservative activists put him ahead as doubtlessly the subsequent speaker of the House. The college introduced in April that it had began […]

Opinion

Opinion

We had been halfway by means of a session this winter when my affected person paused. He is a younger man, a latest faculty graduate who moved from Michigan to New York final summer time for a tech job. “I have something I need to talk about and I’m afraid you’re going to judge me,” […]

Francisco J. Ayala, Famed Biologist, Resigns After Sexual Harassment Inquiry

Francisco J. Ayala, Famed Biologist, Resigns After Sexual Harassment Inquiry

Francisco J. Ayala, one of many world’s most outstanding evolutionary biologists and a significant benefactor of the University of California, Irvine, has resigned his place there after a monthslong investigation into allegations of sexual harassment. In a pointy rebuke, the college stated it will take away his title from its School of Biological Sciences and […]

U.N. Cases Read Like ‘Manual in How Not to Investigate’ Sexual Assault

U.N. Cases Read Like ‘Manual in How Not to Investigate’ Sexual Assault

More than a dozen ladies who labored at 5 United Nations businesses over 10 years, whose names are being withheld as a result of they concern office retaliation, described a system that they mentioned was stacked towards them. Some mentioned they have been accused of being overly emotional after they tried to report an incident. […]