Tag: Harvey Weinstein

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Proposed in Senate

A bipartisan effort to prevent sexual harassment on Capitol Hill hit the Senate on Tuesday. The “Senate Training on Prevention of Sexual Harassment Resolution,” or the “STOP Sexual Harassment Resolution,” was proposed by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa). The measure would require newly elected individuals to complete a proposed training within…

Weinstein Rebukes Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o is the only Black actress to publicly come forward and share her experience of sexual harassment by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. In his denials of wrongdoing, Weinstein has not specifically named any of his more than 50 white female accusers, which include Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rose McGowan…

Himbo Eruption, A New Round of Powerful Men Under Scrutiny

As a growing number of women are coming forward to share their disturbing encounters with disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, more men in various positions of power are also facing accusations of misconduct varying from sexual harassment to assault. The men accused represent positions of authority whether they be in…

Civil Rights Investigation Launched into Weinstein Company

Harvey Weinstein has now led to a civil rights investigation into the Weinstein Company, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Monday. “No New Yorker should be forced to walk into a workplace ruled by sexual intimidation, harassment, or fear,” New York’s top prosecutor said in a statement. “If sexual…

Sexual Harassment Allegations Rock Fidelity Investments

Claims of sexual harassment have allegedly resulted in two executives exiting financial services company Fidelity Investments, according to the Wall Street Journal. As a result, the company is enlisting the help of a consulting firm to conduct a review of its employee behavior history. The accusations come as Hollywood deals…

Lupita Nyong'o Details Alleged Harassment by Harvey Weinstein

Amid recent sexual abuse allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o is revealing that the film mogul harassed her as well. Nyong’o, 34, contributed a piece to The New York Times published Thursday extensively detailing her account of instances where she was in the presence of Weinstein. In…