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Lena Dunham backtracks defense of 'Girls' producer accused of rape

Lena Dunham did a major backtrack following backlash from her decision to defend a “Girls” producer who was recently accused of raping a teenage girl.— Haley Ramm (@halesbells) November 19, 2017This isn't about "politics" or "timing" - this is about claiming the feminist label only when convenient.

Franken Accused by Second Woman of Inappropriate Touching

Democrat Al Franken faces a second allegation of touching a woman inappropriately, this time while he was a U.Lindsay Menz, 33, told CNN that Franken groped her buttocks while the two took a picture at the Minnesota State Fair in 2010 in his home state.

Glenn Thrush, New York Times Reporter, Accused of Sexual Misconduct


Glenn Thrush, who joined The New York Times in January to cover the Trump administration, has had one of the newspaper’s most recognizable bylines.Credit
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The New York Times said on Monday that it was suspending Glenn Thrush, one of its most prominent reporters, after he was accused of inappropriate sexual behavior.

Charlie Rose accused of harassing female employees



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Charlie Rose, host of the "Charlie Rose" show and a "60 Minutes" correspondent, was accused by multiple former employees of sexual harassment in a report released Monday afternoon.The Washington Post reported that eight women told reporters that Rose made unwanted advances toward them, including groping them and exposing himself.

When Our Allies Are Accused of Harassment

It doesn’t matter that Franken’s transgression wasn’t on the same level as the abuses that the Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore or Donald Trump have been accused of.It seemed cruel to expect Democratic women to make Jesuitical arguments that the shadows under Franken’s hands meant he wasn’t really touching Tweeden’s chest.