Tag Archives: Sex Crimes

Will the Grammys Have a #MeToo Moment?

Source: New York Times » Music

Coordinated efforts at the Golden Globes drew the world’s attention to abuses against women, but big stars in music are mostly mum for now about their industry’s big night.

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Singer Files Police Report Claiming Corey Lewandowski Slapped Her on the Buttocks

Source: New York Times » Music

The singer, Joy Villa, and the former Trump campaign manager met at a party celebrating the president. She said Mr. Lewandowski slapped her twice on the buttocks.

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With Russell Simmons, #MeToo Comes for a Hip-Hop Pioneer

Source: New York Times » Music

The media mogul Russell Simmons is accused of raping three women. Our culture reporter Melena Ryzik talks about The New York Times’s investigation into Mr. Simmons and the significance of women of color speaking out about alleged predatory behavior.

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Music Mogul Russell Simmons Is Accused of Rape by 3 Women

Source: New York Times » Music

Mr. Simmons, a powerful gatekeeper in the entertainment and media worlds, damaged careers and self-confidence with his pattern of sexual assault and harassment, the women say.

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Drummer Defends Stanford Student Convicted in Rape Case. Her Band Pays a Price.

Source: New York Times » Music

Good English had been set to play at several locations in Brooklyn until the release of a letter one member wrote in defense of Brock Allen Turner.

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