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Confronting a Childhood Abuser

Sean Escobar wondered if the man he said had groped him more than 25 years ago had done so to any other child. So he sat down with him — and recorded the conversation.

Geoffrey Rush Awarded $2 Million in Defamation Case, a Record for Australia

By CLARISSA SEBAG-MONTEFIORE

The Oscar-winning actor said a Sydney newspaper had wrongly portrayed him as having behaved inappropriately toward a female co-star.

These Rape Victims Had to Sue to Get the Police to Investigate

By Valeriya Safronova and Rebecca Halleck

As more women come forward to report sexual assault, some say law enforcement has failed them. ‘There was no collection of evidence,’ one victim said. ‘Except off my body.’

The Stone: β€˜Feminine Weakness’ Is a Scam

By SOPHIE MACKINTOSH

Power is the strength necessary to live in a world rife with misogyny.

Cannes Says It’s Making Strides for Equality. Some Women See Backward Steps.

By Farah Nayeri

The festival is again being called out for its track record in rewarding female filmmakers, and for honoring an actor who admitted to having slapped women.

R.N.C. Accepts Money From Steve Wynn, Mogul Accused of Sexual Misconduct

By MAGGIE HABERMAN and ANNIE KARNI

The billionaire former casino mogul recently gave hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Republican National Committee, and was spotted at a Trump re-election fund-raiser.

Caught in the Middle of #MeToo: Unions That Represent Accusers and Accused

By MICHAEL COOPER

From the shop floors of factories to ballet’s grandest stages, unions are rethinking how they balance their responsibilities in sexual harassment cases.

Harvard Harassment Case Brings Calls for External Review and Cultural Change

By FARAH STOCKMAN

A Harvard government department committee issued a report criticizing a culture that let a professor stay employed despite a history of complaints.

Critic’s Notebook: The Broadway Musical Has a Man Problem

By AMANDA HESS

From “Kiss Me, Kate” to “Tootsie,” shows old and new are working to reflect today’s gender politics. Women fare better, but what about the mediocre men?

Science Academy Pushes to Eject Sexual Harassers

By CHRISTINE HAUSER

A preliminary vote by the National Academy of Sciences was the latest move to address discrimination against women in historically male-dominated science fields.

Woody Allen Pitched a Memoir. Publishers Weren’t Interested.

By ALEXANDRA ALTER and CARA BUCKLEY

Executives at several houses said they passed on the material and in some cases declined to read it because of controversies surrounding him.

Critic’s Notebook: #MeToo Is All Too Real. But to Better Understand It, Turn to Fiction.

By PARUL SEHGAL

A recent wave of remarkably various books reminds us of the kind of touchy ethical explorations the novel makes possible.

Joe Biden and the Apologies That Weren’t

By LUCY FLORES

Politicians can make mistakes. People should be allowed to evolve. But first, they have to say they’re sorry.

Top ten events that marked the current European Parliament

By Lara MalvesΓ­

Sexist remarks during a European Parliament session, dogfight in the Parliament's buildings, Jean-Claude Juncker's anger and Mark Zuckerberg's interrogation. EURACTIV’s media partner Euroefe looks back at the ten events that marked the eighth legislative term of the European Parliament.

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