Nearly 10 Years Apart, Attacks On Women Have Eerie Similarities
After posting online misogynistic rants, George Sodini walked into an LA Fitness class, turned off the lights and opened fire on women. Today, he is celebrated by the incel community.
Cops Had A Warrant To Arrest A Stalker. Nine Days Later, He Was Free, And She Was Dead.
"They blew it off as a boyfriend–girlfriend spat," Rosemarie Reilly's mother told BuzzFeed News after filing suit against police.
The Law Made These Women Pay Up To Get Out Of Their Abusive Marriages
These women thought they could finally break free from their convicted abusers. They didn’t expect it’d come with a price tag.
Unspeakable: An Autistic Woman’s Family Says The State Exposed Her To Sexual Abuse
Residents in homes for people with developmental disabilities are rarely taught how to report abuse, despite being at high risk of experiencing it.
“‘I’m Sorry’ Is Not Enough”: Inside The Union Trial Of An Alleged Sexual Harasser
Women in the animation industry watched their colleagues overlook male artists’ sexual harassment allegations before. After #MeToo, they made sure it wouldn't happen again.
This Woman Says Authorities Doubted Her Sexual Assault Claim Because She Does Porn
“Why am I fighting this hard to prove that I was physically/sexually abused when it's on film?”
Here's How #MeToo Could Fight Employment Discrimination In Hollywood
“The disease is employment discrimination, and that disease has a lot of different symptoms. One of those symptoms is a great, vast variety of levels of sexual harassment and abuse.”
The Disturbing Secret Behind An Iconic Cartoon: Underage Sexual Abuse
Robyn Byrd and Katie Rice were teenage Ren & Stimpy fans who wanted to make cartoons. They say they were preyed upon by the creator of the show, John Kricfalusi, who admitted to having had a 16-year-old girlfriend when approached by BuzzFeed News.
Frances McDormand Gave A Hell Of A Speech At The Oscars
McDormand took home the Best Actress award for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
In The Midst Of #MeToo And #TimesUp, Kobe Bryant Won An Oscar
The former basketball player won the award for Best Animated Short.
Country Music Has Found Its Weinstein Scandal. So Why Hasn’t There Been A Reckoning?
Three more people have accused country music publicist Kirt Webster of sexually harassing employees, putting the number of people who have spoken out at over two dozen. But saying #MeToo has changed little for victims in Nashville.
Activists Who Attended The Golden Globes Say Women In Hollywood “Are Trying To Learn From Us"
"This isn't a moment," said the cofounder of the National Farmworker Women's Alliance. "This is a movement.”
The Golden Globes Could Not Have Picked A Better Best Drama Winner For This Moment In History
"To all the people ... who do everything they can to stop The Handmaid's Tale from becoming real," Bruce Miller said as he accepted the Golden Globe for best drama series.
Following The John Lasseter News, Women In The Animation Industry Say Sexual Harassment Is Widespread
In the old boys’ club of animation, men have long gotten away with harassment, sources told BuzzFeed News.
Female Directors And Producers Are Working To Turn The Weinstein Fallout Into An Opportunity
Women who direct and produce are feeling tentatively hopeful about their prospects, but know there’s still a long way to go. “You can’t undo a hundred years of the entertainment business in a week,” said Amber Tamblyn.
Women Tell The New York Times That Louis C.K. Masturbated In Front Of Them
Louis C.K. has been accused of sexual misconduct by five women, including two who said the comedian exposed himself to them and masturbated in 2002. C.K.'s publicist has said his client "is not going to answer any questions."
Meghan Linsey: In Country Music, “You’re Supposed To Sing And Shut Your Mouth”
“More people are gonna have to start speaking out” about sexual harassment in the industry, said country singer Meghan Linsey.
Women Are Calling For An End To Sexual Harassment In The Animation Industry
“We are united in our mission to wipe out sexual harassment in the animation industry, and we will no longer be silent.”
Nickelodeon Has Fired The Creator Of "The Loud House" After Several Reports Of Harassment
Chris Savino was removed from the hit cartoon series.