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New Yorker Drops Ryan Lizza Due to Alleged Sexual Misconduct

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 11, 2017 at 4:15pm 12/11/2017 at 4:15pm
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The New Yorker has cut Ryan Lizza over alleged sexual misconduct:

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Mario Batali Leaves Cooking Empire, Out as Co-Host of The Chew Due to Sexual Harassment Allegations

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 11, 2017 at 9:44am 12/11/2017 at 9:44am
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On Sunday, people across social media dropped hints that a famous chef would face sexual misconduct allegations on Monday. Chef Anthony Bourdain tweeted that it was going to be bad, hinting he knew the accused.

Eater New York revealed on Monday morning that multiple women have accused Mario Batali, an Ir...

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Taxpayers Paid $220K to Settle Rep. Alcee Hastings Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/10/2017 at 1:00pm
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Roll Call has unveiled another instance of taxpayers paying for a lawmaker to hide his disgusting behavior. This time, us taxpayers forked over $220,000 so Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) could settle a sexual harassment lawsuit:

Winsome Packer, a former staff member of a congressional commission that promotes international human rights, said in...

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Female Aides Believe Franks Wanted to Have Sex With Them, Offered $5 Million to Carry Baby

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 9:00am 12/9/2017 at 9:00am
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More details have come out after reports revealed that Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) asked former female aides to carry his baby. In his resignation statement, Franks insisted he never “physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact” with members of his staff.

However, aides believe Franks wanted to...

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Director Bryan Singer Accused of Raping 17-Year-Old Male in 2003

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 11:24am 12/8/2017 at 11:24am
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Do you remember back in 2014 a story that popped up about power director Bryan Singer, the man behind X-Men and The Usual Suspects? A male actor claimed that Singer hosted orgies where men and the director repeatedly raped him as a minor. Sources told TMZ that these types of orgies...

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Office Of Compliance Tells House Committee It Cannot Release Sexual Harassment Details

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 8:30am 12/8/2017 at 8:30am
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Demands for answers have been shouted out almost every day since The Washington Post reported how the Office of Compliance for Congress has shelled out over $17 million for 264 settlements and award over various violations. This includes sexual harassment.

The Ethics Committee promised to get to the bottom of it as...

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Democrats Wait Until Word of Impending Franken Resignation to Call for Franken Resignation

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 5:51pm 12/6/2017 at 5:51pm
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Up until Wednesday, the Democrat talking points on Franken’s many alleged sexual misdoings were: 1) he made a “mistake” and 2) what Franken (allegedly) did was not nearly as bad as other recently unmasked sexual predators.

The second may be true, but that doesn’t make Franken’s alleged actions (see also: allegedly...

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Former Intern Claims Conyers Brought Up Chandra Levy When She Said No to Sex

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 4:00pm 12/6/2017 at 4:00pm
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On Tuesday, disgraced Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) retired after numerous women accused him of sexual misconduct. He faced an investigation by the ethics committee and calls from colleagues to resign.

New accusations may have been the tipping point. Today, The Washington Post reported a former intern claimed Conyers “brought up the then-developing investigation...

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UPDATE: Senators Now Call for Franken’s Resignation After Seventh Woman Comes Forward

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 11:30am 12/6/2017 at 11:30am
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Early this morning, Politico reported a seventh woman has accused Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) of sexual misconduct. She claimed he tried to forcibly kiss her.

The “zero tolerance” senators have finally called for him to resign…after the seventh accuser.

When the woman fled the room, Franken

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Terry Crews Suing Agent Who Allegedly Groped Him at a Party

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 5:16pm 12/5/2017 at 5:16pm
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Remember, everyone. Men can be victims of sexual assault, harassment, and rape. Actor Terry Crews is suing agent Adam Venit for allegedly groping him at a party. From TMZ:

Crews is suing agent Adam Venit for allegedly grabbing his junk at an event last year.

The actor has already filed a police report...

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Gabriel Byrne: Usual Suspects Production Interrupted by Spacey’s ‘Inappropriate Sexual Behavior’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 11:24am 12/5/2017 at 11:24am
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Irish actor Gabriel Byrne has revealed that production on the 1995 blockbuster The Usual Suspects had production interrupted due to inappropriate behavior from Kevin Spacey. From The Independent:

The Irish actor claims that while he did not know why filming was stopped at the time, he has since discovered it was because...

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Conyers ‘Retiring Today,’ Endorses Son to Replace Him

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:39am 12/5/2017 at 10:39am
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Embattled Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) has told a Detroit radio station that he will not seek re-election and endorses his son John Conyers III to replace him in Congress. From CNN:

“I am retiring today. And I want everyone to know how much I appreciate the support that…incredible, undiminished support I’ve received...

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Sexual misconduct accusations lodged another Democratic assemblyman in California

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 8:30am 12/5/2017 at 8:30am
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The hits keep coming in Sacramento, as another of California’s Assembly members is now accused of sexual misconduct.

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Duke University Revokes Journalism Award Charlie Rose Won in 2000

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 4, 2017 at 3:00pm 12/4/2017 at 3:00pm
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Duke University has decided to strip disgraced journalist Charlie Rose of its Futrell Award, which is given to a Duke graduate in the journalism business. Last month, CBS and PBS fired Rose after The Washington Post published numerous sexual misconduct allegations against Rose. He insisted that he thought he was just...

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Trump Officially Endorses Moore for Alabama’s Senate Seat

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 4, 2017 at 10:00am 12/4/2017 at 10:00am
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Despite numerous sexual misconduct allegations, President Donald Trump has endorsed Roy Moore for the Alabama special senate election, which will take place on December 12.

Moore has faced numerous accusations of not only preying on teenagers when he was in his 30s, but of sexual harassment and assault.

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Credible accusations

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 3:30pm 12/3/2017 at 3:30pm

In the wake of the recent spate of sexual offense allegations, particularly against politicians such as Roy Moore, “credible” and “credibly” have become the latest buzzwords.

Take this Politico piece, for example, written by a former Bush speechwriter named Matt Latimer [emphasis mine]:

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Rep. Farenthold Paid $84K Towards Sexual Harassment Settlement

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 1, 2017 at 4:30pm 12/1/2017 at 4:30pm
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Ever since The Washington Post posted about the Office of Compliance doling out $17 million since 1997 to settle different violations across the Hill everyone has demanded the government unseal the deals.

Slowly it’s been happen...

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