Tag: Sexual Assault

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…

Rape Victim Sues Uber, CEO and Top Execs

A woman who was raped by an Uber driver is now suing the company and three of its top executives,including CEO Travis Kalanick (who is currently on a leave of absence), for mishandling her medical records. Also named on the suit are Eric Alexander and Emil Michael. Alexander, the company’s…

Baylor University Perpetuated its Gang Rape Culture, Lawsuit Says

Baylor University’s football players bond over rape, according to a new lawsuit being filed against the school (its seventh Title IX lawsuit) which places the blame on the university for perpetuating an environment that allegedly let repeated rapes take place. A new complaint was made by plaintiff Jane Doe on…