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#MeToo: Sexual Harassment Stories Sweep Social Media after Weinstein Allegations

#MeToo: Sexual Harassment Stories Sweep Social Media after Weinstein Allegations

Million of women across the world have been sharing their experiences of sexual harassment and abuse in an online campaign using the hashtag #MeToo on Twitter and with rolling posts on Facebook.

Academy of Motion Pictures, Weinstein Co. Board Ousts Harvey Weinstein after Harassment Allegations

Lawyer Who Threatened Defamation Suit Against New York Times Leaves Weinstein Defense: Source

The Times reported that Weinstein had reached eight previously undisclosed settlements with women who accused him of sexual harassment and unwanted physical contact.

Academy of Motion Pictures, Weinstein Co. Board Ousts Harvey Weinstein after Harassment Allegations

Weinstein Co. Board Ousts Harvey Weinstein after Harassment Allegations

The board of directors made the decision “in light of new information about misconduct by Harvey Weinstein that has emerged in the past few days.”

Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations, Harvey Weinstein Takes Leave of Absence

Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations, Harvey Weinstein Takes Leave of Absence

“I came of age in the 60s and 70s, when all the rules about behavior and workplaces were different,” Weinstein offers as reasoning for allegedly harassing women over a period of three decades.

Fox News’ Eric Bolling Allegedly Sent X-Rated Texts to Female Coworkers: Report

Fox News’ Eric Bolling Allegedly Sent X-Rated Texts to Female Coworkers: Report

Another high-profile sexual harassment case rocks the conservative cable news outlet.

Fox Host Charles Payne Suspended Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Fox Host Charles Payne Suspended Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Sexual harassment scandals at the company continue to pile up.

Controversial Fox Sports Head Fired Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

Controversial Fox Sports Head Fired Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

A sexist culture extends into yet another division at Fox.

Uber CEO Resigns — But Remains on Board

Uber CEO Resigns — But Remains on Board

Time will tell if Travis Kalanick’s bad practices will linger as he maintains some power over the company.

Uber CEO Takes Leave of Absence, Board Member Out after Sexist Remark

Uber CEO Takes Leave of Absence, Board Member Out after Sexist Remark

Incidentally, reallocating Travis Kalanick’s responsibilities was the first recommendation from a report by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.

Uber Fires More Than 20 Workers After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Uber Fires More Than 20 Workers After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Lack of diversity was always at the core of Uber’s problems.

Uber Extends Sexual Harassment Probe

Uber to Share Some Findings of Harassment Probe

A female former engineer at Uber said in a blog post that managers and human resources officers at the company had not punished her manager after she reported his unwanted sexual advances.

Fox News: New Discrimination Lawsuits Filed

A Fox News Radio shift editor claims women were called “whores” and “sluts” by Ron Flatter, a former radio anchor, who wasn’t reprimanded.

Reporter Says Fox News Fired Her for Using Harassment Hotline

Reporter Says Fox News Fired Her for Using Harassment Hotline

Jessica Golloher was told she would be laid off just one day after using the company's harassment hotline.

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Bill Shine resigns at the same time a Fox News contributor claims she was taken off the air for no longer being "physically perfect."

Reporter Kelly Wright Named as a Plaintiff in Fox News Discrimination Lawsuit

Kelly claims he "has been effectively sidelined and asked to perform the role of a 'Jim Crow' — the racist caricature of a Black entertainer.”

Uber Extends Sexual Harassment Probe

Uber Extends Sexual Harassment Probe

Uber has come under more pressure over the results of its sexual harassment review, particularly after the scandal at Fox News leading to the ouster of Bill O’Reilly.

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Bill O’Reilly Out at Fox

O'Reilly's latest sexual harassment lawsuit came from a Black woman who said he called her "hot chocolate."

Fox News Faces Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Is it Curtains for ‘The O’Reilly Factor?’

TV host Bill O’Reilly announced he is taking a vacation, but Rashad Robinson of Color Of Change said, “This is a PR thing that media outlets try to do to stifle the energy of a campaign like ours.”

President Trump: ‘I don’t think Bill did anything wrong’

If men "get a come-on at all by the woman whom they feel is attractive, then they're in," Bill O’Reilly once said on his show.

New Accusations Against Former Fox News Head Ailes in Lawsuit

Fox News Scandal: Ads Pulled from ‘O’Reilly Factor,’ New Lawsuit Against Ailes

Mercedes-Benz and Hyundai say “no mas.” The habitually offensive network hit by another sexual harassment lawsuit.

Fox News Sexual Harassment Settlements Appear to be Cost of Doing Business

“Bill, you’re my boss!” a former Fox News producer said in a lawsuit she told Bill O’Reilly when he propositioned her for sex.

Uber President Jeff Jones Quits After Six Months

Uber President Quits After Six Months

Company grapples with several sexual harassment/assault allegations, executive exits. Continues to refuse diversity data requests.

New Accusations Against Former Fox News Head Ailes in Lawsuit

Woman in Fox Sexual Harassment Case Receives Subpoena: Lawyer

The subpoena compelled the client's testimony before a federal grand jury.