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#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Covers Time’s ‘100 Most Influential People’ Issue

[videowaywire video_id=”266AA42EFA9964C9″] *Activist Tarana Burke began using the phrase “Me Too” in 2016 to raise awareness of the rampant sexual abuse and assault in society. The phrase has since developed into an international movement following the 2017 use of #MeToo as a hashtag related to the Harvey Weinstein sexual abuse allegations. Time magazine named Burke, among a […]

Cardi B on the #MeToo Movement: ‘Nobody Gives a F*ck’

[videowaywire video_id=”7C997AC8931BDD7D”] *Cardi B is keeping it real when it comes to the hype surrounding the #metoo movement… “nobody gives a fuck,” she says in the April issue of Cosmo. “A lot of video vixens have spoke about this and nobody gives a fuck,” she said, referring to harassment faced by women who star in music […]

Black Women Continue to Support R. Kelly Despite #MuteRKelly Movement

[videowaywire video_id=”2EC9C34F7164DD39″] *In this #MeToo era, where the Hollywood elite are rejecting Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby, and Matt Lauer over sexual misconduct — many are wondering how R. Kelly is still touring? The sexual misconduct accusations against the singer have been public for over two decades. And he remains the most successful R&B artist of […]

Taraji P. Henson Denies Shading Ryan Seacrest on Oscars Red Carpet

[videowaywire video_id=”KFXL9N33J70VNDRT”] *Taraji P. Henson denies claims that her exchange with Ryan Seacrest on the Oscars red carpet included a dig at his sexual misconduct allegations. As previously reported, the “Empire” star was one of the few famous women who did stop for the E! host, despite a recent investigation into the sexual misconduct allegation […]

Taraji P. Henson Hires New Publicists Amid Former Manager’s Sexual Harassment Scandal

*Taraji P. Henson has signed with publicity firm 42West, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. The “Empire” and “Proud Mary” star was previously with Sharp & Associates’ Pam Sharp, the longtime girlfriend of Henson’s embattled former manager Vincent Cirrincione. Henson was among Cirrincione’s most high-profile clients until last week, after nine women accused him of […]

Taraji P. Henson’s Ex Manager Shuts Down Company Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

[videowaywire video_id=”96FACDB041C8C0E3″] *Taraji P. Henson’s longtime manager decided to shut down his company following allegations of sexual misconduct against him. Vincent Cirrincione was reportedly dropped by Henson and actress Julie Benz over the weekend after nine women came forward in a Washington Post article on Friday alleging he used his power in Hollywood to demand […]

Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund Has Raised $20M, Received 1,000 Requests for Help

[videowaywire video_id=”2472741D6891AF93″] *Time’s Up campaign member and former chief of staff to Michelle Obama, Tina Tchen, has revealed that the movement has so far raised $20 million for its legal defense fund and received 1,000 requests for help. Tchen made the announcement during a Time’s Up panel at the 2018 Makers Conference. Filmmaker Ava DuVernay […]

Halle Berry, Taraji P Henson Address Manager Vincent Cirrincione’s #MeToo Scandal

[videowaywire video_id=”254CE446BDDDED2B”] *Nine women of color came forward last week to accuse Taraji P. Henson’s manager Vincent Cirrincione of sexual harassment, including cases where he allegedly demanded sex in exchange for representation. The women told The Washington Post that Cirrincione, who was also Halle Berry’s manager for more than 25 years, regularly dangled Berry’s and […]

Wendy Williams: ‘I’m Sick Of This #MeToo Movement’ [Video]

[videowaywire video_id=”QDHX4P31SDS5YJT6″] *During a recent segment of her self-titled talk show, Wendy Williams explained how she’s sick of the #MeToo Movement, which was birthed on social media late last year to denounce sexual assault and harassment, in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein. While discussing the daily/weekly Hot Topics, Wendy touched on […]

Simone Biles Says Ex USA Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar Abused Her, Too

[videowaywire video_id=”LP032S0QQ7STH7GY”] *Olympic gymnast Simone Biles has joined the scores of athletes who have accused former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse. In a letter shared via Twitter on Monday, Biles wrote, “Most of you know me as a happy, giggly, and energetic girl. But lately…I’ve felt a bit broken and the […]

Kerry Washington, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lena Waithe in ‘Time’s Up’ Moment at NAACP Image Awards (Watch)

[videowaywire video_id=”KNT4ZZ16Q12J288M”] *Six black actresses took the stage together at the NAACP Image Awards Monday to declare “time’s up” for sexual harassment and abuse. In a group message about the #MeToo Movement delivered before the best actress in a drama series prize, Kerry Washington, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lena Waithe, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Angela Robinson and Laverne […]

Harvey Weinstein Attacked in Arizona Restaurant (WATCH)

*Well, there’s two things we know for sure. Harvey Weinstein is a sleaze and two, he was attacked in an Arizona restaurant yesterday. What we are a bit fuzzy about is who is telling the truth about what went down prior to the attack. Weinstein was said to be finishing dinner with his sober coach […]

Russell Simmons Quietly Drops His #NotMe Campaign: ‘This Is A Time for Women to Speak’

[videowaywire video_id=”YG129F0J69S61LVM”] *Russell Simmons has reportedly abandoned the #NotMe crusade he attempted to launch in the face of multiple sexual assault allegations. According to Page Six, the mogul’s reps said he has instead decided “that this is a time for women to speak.” In November and December, the Def Jam co-founder was accused of various […]