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#me too

# me-too - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Actress Emma Watson donates £1 million to kickstart new anti-sexual harassment campaign

Actress Emma Watson donates £1 million to kickstart new anti-sexual harassment campaign

The fund was announced in an open letter supporting the Time’s Up movement, signed by 200 women.

# me-too - Saturday 17 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gabriel Byrne says #MeToo movement 'hasn't gone far enough' Not A Witch Hunt This post contains videos

Gabriel Byrne says #MeToo movement 'hasn't gone far enough'

The actor described Harvey Weinstein as “an absolutely ferocious bully”.

'It hasn't gone far enough': Gabriel Byrne is winning praise for his comments on #MeToo

Including some words for fellow actor Liam Neeson.

# me-too - Friday 9 February, 2018

# me-too - Thursday 8 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie French Minister close to tears on TV as he denies sexual harassment allegations J'accuse

French Minister close to tears on TV as he denies sexual harassment allegations

Nicolas Hulot says a previous complaint over the allegations was dropped.

# me-too - Monday 5 February, 2018

Vanessa Hudgens says James Franco was "very respectful" during filming for Spring Breakers

The actor has faced allegations of sexual misconduct in recent weeks.

# me-too - Friday 2 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Bill and Ted actor speaks about being sexually abused as a child Me Too

Bill and Ted actor speaks about being sexually abused as a child

Alex Winter said starring in the Bill and Ted films was “therapeutic”.

Rose McGowan told ABC News that she 'does not like' Alyssa Milano or her participation in Time's Up

Shortly after, a video of McGowan shouting condescendingly at a transgender woman was released.

# me-too - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Natalie Portman has spoken out about being sexually objectified as a 13-year-old in Hollywood

The actress was speaking at the Women’s March in Los Angeles yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Debate Room: Has #MeToo turned into a witch hunt? Opinion

Debate Room: Has #MeToo turned into a witch hunt?

Has the campaign gone too far? We asked two commentators to tell us what they think.

# me-too - Monday 15 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault New York

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault

Ansari says he believed the encounter was consensual but previously apologised to the woman.

'I took her words to heart': Aziz Ansari responds to allegations of sexual misconduct

Allegations surrounding the actor came to light at the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Actor Catherine Deneuve apologises to sexual assault victims after letter attacking 'witch hunt' Metoo

Actor Catherine Deneuve apologises to sexual assault victims after letter attacking 'witch hunt'

The French star had signed an open letter earlier in the week denouncing the #MeToo movement.

# me-too - Sunday 14 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Vogue suspends work with photographer Mario Testino after harassment allegations Celebrity Photographer

Vogue suspends work with photographer Mario Testino after harassment allegations

The famed photographer, who has taken iconic shots of celebrities for decades, has denied the allegations.

Actress Eliza Dushku says that she was sexually abused by a Hollywood stunt co-ordinator when she was 12 years old

Director James Cameron said that she is “very brave for speaking up.”

# me-too - Saturday 13 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Liam Neeson says there's a 'witch hunt' in Hollywood over harassment allegations Late Late Show

Liam Neeson says there's a 'witch hunt' in Hollywood over harassment allegations

The actor said that he was “on the fence” about allegations against Dustin Hoffman, but added that the movement was “healthy”.

# me-too - Thursday 11 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Rick and Morty and Community creator publicly apologises for harassing former colleague Dan Harmon

Rick and Morty and Community creator publicly apologises for harassing former colleague

Writer and producer Dan Harmon issued the public apology after being called out on social media by his former colleague, the writer Megan Ganz.

# me-too - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Actor Catherine Deneuve under fire for signing open letter denouncing #MeToo movement Open Letter

Actor Catherine Deneuve under fire for signing open letter denouncing #MeToo movement

The letter said that the movement was leading a witch-hunt against men.

# me-too - Saturday 6 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis accused of rape and sexual assault Me Too

Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis accused of rape and sexual assault

A civil lawsuit against Haggis has encouraged more women to come forward.

# me-too - Friday 29 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Women of Ireland, 2018 will be our year It Stops Now

Opinion: Women of Ireland, 2018 will be our year

Women’s voices are vibrant, we are energised and engaged, writes Orla O’Connor.

# me-too - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump-supporting singer accuses ex-campaign manager of sexual assault Joy Villa

Trump-supporting singer accuses ex-campaign manager of sexual assault

Joy Villa has accused Corey Lewandowski of hitting her twice on her buttocks.

# me-too - Saturday 16 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Gender based violence: 'Our outrage cannot be confined to Hollywood' Me Too

Gender based violence: 'Our outrage cannot be confined to Hollywood'

From sexual harassment and early marriage to the most extreme forms sexual violence, it is most prevalent in the poorer, more volatile parts of the world, writes Dominic MacSorley.

# me-too - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump accused of 'slut-shaming' Senator after tweeting she would beg and 'do anything' for donations Me Too

Trump accused of 'slut-shaming' Senator after tweeting she would beg and 'do anything' for donations

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says it was a ‘sexist smear’ by the president.

# me-too - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Senator accused of sexual misconduct to make statement as female colleagues demand resignation Calls To Resign

Senator accused of sexual misconduct to make statement as female colleagues demand resignation

A number of his Democrat colleagues have said he should step down as soon as possible.

From TheJournal.ie 'Silence breakers' named as Time's Person of the Year Me Too

'Silence breakers' named as Time's Person of the Year

The award is dedicated to people who went public with allegations of sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood and beyond.

# me-too - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes Allegations

Harvey Weinstein sued for alleged 'sex trafficking' in Cannes

Aspiring British actress Kadian Noble has accused Weinstein of inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.

# me-too - Sunday 26 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Sexual abuse: 'Did I consent? I was just a little girl, but yes, I let it happen' Irish Justice System

Sexual abuse: 'Did I consent? I was just a little girl, but yes, I let it happen'

This is the story of a woman who did speak up about her abuse. But she wasn’t believed.

# me-too - Saturday 25 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Our entire society is sick with sexism' - Macron promises laws to fight violence against women Me Too

'Our entire society is sick with sexism' - Macron promises laws to fight violence against women

The French President also also wants to introduce an age of consent in France.

# me-too - Monday 13 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds march through Hollywood in protest against sexual abuse Me Too

Hundreds march through Hollywood in protest against sexual abuse

A crowd gathered at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, which hosts the Academy Awards ceremonies.

# me-too - Sunday 5 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'A welcome compliment to someone isn’t a problem. Lewd jokes are' Sexual Harassment

Opinion: 'A welcome compliment to someone isn’t a problem. Lewd jokes are'

The #MeToo hashtag is less than a month old but already there is push back, writes Noeline Blackwell.

# me-too - Friday 3 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach Leo Varadkar encourages victims of sexual harassment to come forward Me Too

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar encourages victims of sexual harassment to come forward

Varadkar also said that “due process” is important.

# me-too - Thursday 2 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie #MeToo: 'Some contributors use it as a platform to pour scorn on all men' Gender Wars

#MeToo: 'Some contributors use it as a platform to pour scorn on all men'

Too much of the debate in the mainstream and social media around gender issues is dictated by a strain of feminism that views masculinity as inherently problematic, writes AR Devine.

# me-too - Monday 23 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment Accused

38 women accuse Hollywood writer and director James Toback of sexual harassment

Toback has denied all the allegations.

# me-too - Sunday 22 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie #MeToo: 'I have been drugged twice by men I knew' Read Me

#MeToo: 'I have been drugged twice by men I knew'

#MeToo was spawned by the Harvey Weinstein revelations and is where women are detailing incidences of sexual assault and harassment online.

# me-too - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

From The42 Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Maroney reveals she was molested by US team doctor Abuse

Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Maroney reveals she was molested by US team doctor

Larry Nassar is facing trial on more than 20 counts of sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Jennifer Lawrence 'degraded and humiliated' by nude line-up during early years of her career Me Too

Jennifer Lawrence 'degraded and humiliated' by nude line-up during early years of her career

Lawrence is the latest Hollywood celebrity to speak out in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

# me-too - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Reese Witherspoon has alleged she was sexually assaulted by a producer when she was 16

She said she was told to remain silent by other producers.