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Five women accuse James Franco of sexual misconduct: report

Four out of five women were students working with the Hollywood actor, which casts doubts on the power dynamics in the film industry. 

'Blackout' on Globes red carpet for harassment victims

Usually at the Golden Globes, the red carpet is awash in color. This year, it was a total blackout.

In new harassment case, VICE media says it has fired three

A statement from Vice said three employees had been dismissed after 'multiple instances of unacceptable behavior' emerged.
December 24, 2017 | 09:01 am GMT+7

After Weinstein scandal, powerful men fall like dominoes

Here are some of the key figures from the worlds of entertainment, politics and the media.
December 08, 2017 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Time names sexual abuse 'Silence Breakers' as Person of the Year

President Donald Trump was runner-up in the prestigious ranking, ahead of his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
December 07, 2017 | 12:12 am GMT+7

NBC News fires 'Today' co-host Matt Lauer for sexual misconduct

The married 59-year-old news star was the latest public figure to be embroiled in accusations of sexual misconduct.
November 30, 2017 | 11:05 am GMT+7

French women urge Macron to push 'emergency plan' against abuse

'Mr. President... like many others, we have been harassed, assaulted or raped.'
November 05, 2017 | 05:47 pm GMT+7

British parliament: respected institution or 'den of vice'?

Westminster sexual harassment controversy claims damage on parliament's reputation. 
November 03, 2017 | 09:30 am GMT+7

Director Brett Ratner accused of harassment as Hollywood scandal grows

Ratner is one of Hollywood's most successful directors and producers whose films include 'X-Men: The Last Stand' and 'Horrible Bosses.'
November 02, 2017 | 09:05 am GMT+7

Some 200 million women work without laws against sex harassment: study

Three-quarters of countries prohibit gender-based discrimination in promotions, but 'large gaps' remain.
October 27, 2017 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

Workplace harassment blights industries across board

Sexual harassment in the workplace is a global scourge. 
October 26, 2017 | 08:29 am GMT+7

Workplace harassment not just a Hollywood problem

'Horror stories' have surfaced from other sectors, as more than three-quarters of women said they never lodged a complaint.
October 19, 2017 | 01:00 pm GMT+7

Sexual abuse stories from around the world pour out on social media

People shared stories and offered support. And there were many sympathetic responses from men.
October 17, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Vietnamese actress joins growing voices against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein

'Everything darkened around me as Mr. Harvey Weinstein stood there smiling at me with just a towel on his hip.'
October 13, 2017 | 01:34 pm GMT+7

Streep, Judi Dench slam Weinstein over sexual harassment claims

His 'behavior is inexcusable, but the abuse of power familiar,' Streep said a statement.
October 10, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7