Bill Cosby convicted on three counts of sexual assault

Bill Cosby convicted on three counts of sexual assault

NORRISTOWN, PA — Iconic entertainer Bill Cosby was convicted on three counts of sexual assault, a choice that punctuates one of the thundering falls from grace in American cultural historical past. Cosby faces a most of 10 years for every rely of assault. No sentencing date has been set. Once one of many nation’s most […]

Bill Cosby Found Guilty of Sexual Assault After Years of Accusations

Bill Cosby Found Guilty of Sexual Assault After Years of Accusations

The verdict now marks the underside of a fall as precipitous as any in present enterprise historical past and leaves in limbo a big slice of American standard tradition from Mr. Cosby’s six-decade profession as a comic and actor. For the previous few years, his TV exhibits, movies, and recorded stand-up performances, one-time broadcast staples, […]

The Times’s Reporting on Harvey Weinstein Will Get Movie Treatment

The Times’s Reporting on Harvey Weinstein Will Get Movie Treatment

Photo Megan Twohey, left, and Jodi Kantor, who revealed many years of sexual misconduct by Harvey Weinstein, would be the topics of a movie. Credit Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times Two distinguished Hollywood manufacturing firms have acquired the rights to provide a movie primarily based on The New York Times’s protection of sexual misconduct by […]

A rare victory for #MeToo in Japan

A uncommon victory for #MeToo in Japan

Fukuda has misplaced curiosity in reporters WHEN a feminine reporter for TV Asahi informed Shukan Shincho, , that Junichi Fukuda, the finance ministry’s prime bureaucrat, had repeatedly sexually harassed her, the response was galling. Taro Aso, the finance minister, stated he had no plans to analyze Mr Fukuda. When the reporter supplied audio recordings as […]

#TooSoon? Report of #MeToo redemption TV show for disgraced men sparks anger

#TooSoon? Report of #MeToo redemption TV present for disgraced males sparks anger

In the horrible concepts class, this one might take the grand prize. Someone is outwardly purchasing a TV sequence by which disgraced talk-show host Charlie Rose interviews different males who’ve been scandalized by their sexual misconduct turning into public, in response to a New York Post report Wednesday evening. The Post reported Tina Brown — […]

Foster

Foster

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster’s former girlfriend launched a press release Wednesday saying she initially lied to police about him injuring her in a February incident at his residence in Los Gatos, California. The assertion from San Jose lawyer Stephanie Rickard, who recognized her consumer within the assertion as 28-year-old […]

How the #MeToo Movement Informed Season 2 of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

How the #MeToo Movement Informed Season 2 of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

The Handmaid’s Tale could depict a fictional dystopia, however one way or the other since being printed in 1985, Margaret Atwood’s novel has solely turn into extra related. The novel and Hulu drama element the lifetime of a Handmaid named Offred (Elisabeth Moss) and her remedy by the hands of the patriarchal society Gilead. Season 2 of the Hulu […]

Bill Cosby's sex assault trial now in hands of jury

Bill Cosby's intercourse assault trial now in arms of jury

Defense attorneys portrayed Constand as mendacity in regards to the sexual encounter, which Cosby has claimed was consensual. The prosecution mentioned that Cosby, well-known for his position as Dr. Cliff Huxtable on “The Cosby Show,” preyed on Constand and that every one the ladies who testified towards him had “strikingly similar stories.” In two hours […]

Why The Handmaid’s Tale is so relevant today

Why The Handmaid’s Tale is so related right now

A white, wide-brimmed bonnet and a crimson cloak have come to imply one factor: ladies’s oppression. Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale seared this picture into our souls with its depiction of a near-future dystopia during which ladies are pressured into reproductive slavery to bear the kids of the elite – and put on […]

Road Trip to Nowhere

Road Trip to Nowhere

By Tina Cartwright We drove down desolate roads for an eternity in a Mini Moke. Low to the bottom, teeth-rattling, backbone jolting, it allowed torrents of pink mud to gush within the doorless sides. The moke’s black, vinyl roof concentrated the solar into one searing beam, frying all of the moisture out of the air. […]