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Watch: Like Simone Biles, How Many More Will Say #MeToo?

If there’s one fact I’ve learned over and over again in my 26 years on this planet, it’s that as a woman, I’m never safe, and the world could not give a damn about changing that.

Actress Says She Didn’t Want Seal’s ‘Kiss From a Rose,’ Accuses Singer of Sexual Assault Actress Says She Didn’t Want Seal’s ‘Kiss From a Rose,’ Accuses Singer of Sexual Assault

On the heels of criticizing Oprah Winfrey’s friendship with Harvey Weinstein, “Kiss From a Rose” singer Seal is now being investigated for sexual battery. Seal’s neighbor actress Tracey Birdsall says that in 2016 he forcibly kissed and groped her.

Tracee Ellis Ross, Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon Discuss Time’s Up Movement With Oprah Winfrey Tracee Ellis Ross, Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon Discuss Time’s Up Movement With Oprah Winfrey

Hollywood’s leading women gathered with Oprah Winfrey in Pasadena, Calif., this week to discuss Hollywood’s reckoning with sexual harassment and abuse and the resulting Time’s Up movement. The panel included actresses Reese Witherspoon, America Ferrera, Natalie Portman and Tracee Ellis Ross, as well as producer Shonda…

Pastor Who Admitted to Sexually Assaulting Teen Put on Leave Pastor Who Admitted to Sexually Assaulting Teen Put on Leave

Updated Friday, January 12 2018, 8:55 AM EST: CNN reports that a pastor who admitted to having a sexual encounter with a teen will be placed on leave.

Well, This Is Awkward: Los Angeles Lakers No
Longer Want Player After Learning of Herpes Lawsuit: Report Well, This Is Awkward: Los Angeles Lakers No Longer Want Player After Learning of Herpes Lawsuit: Report

In life-comes-at-you-fast news, the Los Angeles Lakers have decided to pass on small forward Jamil Wilson after learning that the former NBA player was being sued for sexual battery for allegedly knowingly giving a woman herpes.

NYPD Matches DNA in 1994 Rape Case After Calling Victim a Liar for 2 Decades NYPD Matches DNA in 1994 Rape Case After Calling Victim a Liar for 2 Decades

On April 26, 1994, a woman told the New York City Police Department that she had been dragged into the bushes and raped in Prospect Park in the city’s Brooklyn borough. She insisted it was true after the New York Daily News’ Mike McAlary wrote a story entitled “Rape Hoax, the Real Crime,” alleging that the woman “will…

2 More Accusers File Police Reports Alleging Russell Simmons Raped Them 2 More Accusers File Police Reports Alleging Russell Simmons Raped Them

Two women who have accused Russell Simmons of rape have filed criminal complaints with the New York City Police Department against the hip-hop mogul.

Russell Simmons Puts an End to #NotMe Campaign Russell Simmons Puts an End to #NotMe Campaign

It looks as if Russell Simmons has, for now, put an end to his attempts to repurpose the #MeToo campaign with his #NotMe response, begun after he was accused of sexually assaulting several women.

On Golden Globes Sunday, Here’s #WhyWeWearBlack: The Stars Behind #TimesUp Hope You’ll Stand With Them

Some of your favorite Hollywood actresses—including Tracee Ellis Ross, Tessa Thompson, Kerry Washington and Rashida Jones—have a message for you: They are standing with women across the world, and hope you’ll stand in solidarity with them this Golden Globes Sunday by wearing black.

Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman on Spirit Airlines While Wife Sat Next to Him  Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Sleeping Woman on Spirit Airlines While Wife Sat Next to Him 

A man was taken into custody by federal authorities in Michigan after being accused of sexually assaulting a sleeping woman seated next to him on an overnight flight.

Broadway Star Ben Vereen Accused of Sexually Assaulting Young Actresses During Production of Hair Broadway Star Ben Vereen Accused of Sexually Assaulting Young Actresses During Production of Hair

The fallout from the #MeToo movement has only just begun, and Broadway legend Ben Vereen is the latest to face accusations of abuse after several young actresses came forward accusing the star of sexually assaulting them during the 2015 production of Hair.

#WomanCrushWednesday: How the Women of #TimesUp Are Working to Crush Sexual Abuse and Level the Playing Field Beyond Hollywood

Here at The Glow Up, we love seeing women in power. But much more important and inspiring is to see women use the power they have to empower other women.

Thoughts Can Do Harm: In Defense of ‘Policing’ Our Fantasies Thoughts Can Do Harm: In Defense of ‘Policing’ Our Fantasies

I wanted to kill my boyfriend in ways that let me observe his suffering and return the power in our relationship to my hands.

Detroit Pistons Guard Avery Bradley Paid Sexual Assault Accuser for Her Silence: Report Detroit Pistons Guard Avery Bradley Paid Sexual Assault Accuser for Her Silence: Report

Detroit Pistons shooting guard Avery Bradley is denying any allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman, and his lawyer claims that the $400,000 payout to Bradley’s accuser was “to protect the reputation and privacy of Mr. Bradley and his family.”

Joy Villa, Singer Who Wore ‘MAGA’ Dress at 2017 Grammys, Files Sexual Assault Complaint Against Former Trump Campaign Manager Joy Villa, Singer Who Wore ‘MAGA’ Dress at 2017 Grammys, Files Sexual Assault Complaint Against Former Trump Campaign Manager

Joy Villa, a singer and potential congressional candidate, is accusing President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager of sexual assault after she says that he hit her twice on the buttocks during a November gathering in Washington, D.C.

Anita Hill Will Lead a Commission to Check Sexual Abuse in Hollywood  Anita Hill Will Lead a Commission to Check Sexual Abuse in Hollywood 

Tinged with a whiff of still-faraway justice, a new Hollywood commission on sexual harassment has appointed attorney and law professor Anita Hill as its chair. Hill’s story has been a symbol of cultural reevaluation lately, as her famed egregiously-run 1991 Senate Judiciary hearings beg for atonement now more than…

Tony Rock on All Def Comedy, Sexual Assault Jokes and Why He Won’t Shy Away From Any Topic Tony Rock on All Def Comedy, Sexual Assault Jokes and Why He Won’t Shy Away From Any Topic

Tony Rock’s name is synonymous with comedy. In fact, the Rock family name represents a small chunk of black comedy; two of his brothers, Chris Rock and Jordan Rock, also have the kind of humor that’s made them famous. And while they all chose the same career, each of their brands of comedy is different, but they…

Atlanta-Area Uber Driver Charged With Raping 16-Year-Old Girl During Ride Atlanta-Area Uber Driver Charged With Raping 16-Year-Old Girl During Ride

Gwinnett County, Ga., police arrested an Uber driver Thursday after a 16-year-old girl reported that he raped her during a ride, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

NYC Man Who Forced His Girlfriend to Walk Naked Through Harlem Says She Volunteered to Shame Herself NYC Man Who Forced His Girlfriend to Walk Naked Through Harlem Says She Volunteered to Shame Herself

Today in news of masculinity so toxic, you’ll want to cuss out your computer or phone screen: the case of a New York City man who is standing trial for forcing his then-22-year-old girlfriend to walk naked through the streets of Harlem in January 2016 because he suspected that she was cheating on him.

Former Cop Convicted of Statutory Rape After Impregnating 13-Year-Old, Tried to Contact Victim From Prison Former Cop Convicted of Statutory Rape After Impregnating 13-Year-Old, Tried to Contact Victim From Prison

A former North Carolina police officer who is serving time behind bars for statutory rape after impregnating a young teen is now adding insult to injury and has attempted to contact his victim, violating the restrictions set up by his plea agreement, authorities say.

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