#metoo Archives ⋆ MICHAELANTONIO MEDIA
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Northam, Fairfax Vow Not to Resign

Embattled Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D), who is dealing with a blackface controversy, and Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax (D), who has been accused of sexual assault by two women, are vowing not to resign. Northam reportedly told his Cabinet on Friday that he has no plans to resign and on Saturday told the Washington Post that he is planning a “reconciliation tour” that he will use to, according to the outlet, “engage in conversations about race and healing.” “It’s obvious from what happened this week that we still have a…

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P&G Urges Men to Lose Their ‘Toxic Masculinity’ in Gillette Razor Ad

Proctor & Gamble is urging men to shave their “toxic masculinity” in a new ad for Gillette razors. The ad shows men fighting, cooking barbecue, and verbally harassing women, interspersed with news reports about the #MeToo movement. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0?feature=oembed&w=640&h=360] A new ad from P&G razor brand Gillette encourages men to reexamine themselves and the way that they raise young boys. The ad, which is called “We Believe: The Best Men Can Be,” is essentially a two-minute broad generalization about the way that men act and think. The ad depicts men…

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Rose McGowan and Gender-Fluid Partner Rain Dove Re-Enact ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ amid PC Lyrics Controversy

Actress and #MeToo activist Rose McGowan and her gender-fluid partner, Rain Dove, released a video Thursday in which they acted out the lyrics of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” and warned that the lyrics were no longer “appropriate.” In the video, Rose McGowan plays the part of the woman, while Rain Dove plays the role of a predatory, creepy male. The video has no background music and features the two repeating the lyrics in a talking voice. “‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ is a winter song that is deemed controversial and sexist…

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Bill: Lawmakers Must Pay Sexual Misconduct Settlements Out-of-Pocket

Democrats who are hoping that President Donald Trump will face harsh repercussions for paying settlements to women who allege relationships with him passed legislation on Thursday that requires them to make payments for sexual harassment with their own money. Current law addressing sexual misconduct that was put in place in 1995 — ironically when Bill Clinton was in the White House — requires an accuser to get counseling, wait 30 days, and allowed accused lawmakers to use a slush fund of taxpayer money to pay off their accusers. The Huffington…

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NYT Writer: Cancel Holiday Office Parties So Women Avoid Sexual Harassment

New York Times opinion writer Jennifer Weiner told CBS This Morning hosts that holiday office parties are nothing more than another opportunity for women to be sexually harassed. In her article titled “The Torture of Dressing for Your Office Holiday Party,” Weiner described the holiday season as “the least wonderful time of the year.” “Why are we having holiday parties at all?” complained Weiner to Gayle King on Monday morning. “Wouldn’t you rather have an extra $100 in your paycheck than have to put on the Spanx, put on the heels, be social…

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Separated Families, Christine Blasey Ford Among Finalists for TIME’s 2018 Person of the Year

TIME Magazine announced its shortlist of ten potential picks for its 2018 “Person of the Year” on NBC’s Today Monday morning, featuring Christine Blasey Ford and illegal alien families separated at the border as some of the options. Today Show co-host Savannah Guthrie unveiled the news magazine’s “Person of the Year” selections, which include several figures who have taken aim at the Trump administration. Here’s the shortlist for @TIME’s Person of the Year #TIMEPOY pic.twitter.com/kHAmF8A3ut — TODAY (@TODAYshow) December 10, 2018 Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who accused Supreme Court…

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2020: Top Kamala Harris Aide Resigns After $400K Harassment Settlement Surfaces

A senior adviser for Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) reportedly resigned on Wednesday evening after the Sacramento Bee “inquired about a $400,000 harassment and retaliation settlement resulting from his time working for Harris at the California Department of Justice.” Larry Wallace, the top Harris staffer who resigned, reportedly “served as the director of the Division of Law Enforcement” at the California Department of Justice while Harris was the Golden State’s attorney general in 2016. Harris reportedly then hired Wallace to be a senior adviser in her Sacramento Senate office. According to…

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Disgraced CBS Boss Les Moonves Destroyed Evidence in Failed Sexual Misconduct Cover-Up Scheme

Disgraced CBS chief executive Les Moonves destroyed scores of evidence and lied to investigators conducting a probe into multiple allegations against him, ranging from sexual harassment to rape. Les Moonves “engaged in multiple acts of serious nonconsensual sexual misconduct in and outside of the workplace, both before and after he came to CBS in 1995,” says a report, according to the New York Times. The 59-page report, prepared by outside lawyers hired by CBS, said Moonves was “evasive and untruthful at times and to have deliberately lied about and minimized the extent…

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‘Will & Grace’ Producers: MeToo Episode Inspired By Kavanaugh Accusers

Producers of NBC’s re-booted 90s sitcom Will & Grace say the recent episode featuring Grace’s sexual assault was inspired by both the Brett Kavanaugh Senate hearings and the trail that sent comedian Bill Cosby to jail. The episode featured an emotional scene where Grace (Debra Messing) told her father Martin (guest star Robert Klein) that his best friend “Harry” sexually molested her when she was 15. [embedded content] Will & Grace co-creator Max Mutchnick told The Hollywood Reporter that the episode was envisioned after the trial of comedy icon Bill…

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PHOTOS: Democrat Women Go Nude to Protest GOP in ‘Grab Them by the Ballot’ Photo Shoot

Several Democrat women stripped to their skivvies for a photo shoot that is part of a campaign to urge people to vote against Republicans this election season. Ten women decided to pose nude with paper ballots covering their private areas in a Vermont studio on October 28 for a photo shoot called “Grab Them by the Ballot,” in the hopes they could convince people to cast their ballots for Democrats instead of Republicans this November. Dawn Robertson, 48, a Harvard Law School graduate and founder of a recruitment company, told the Daily…

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