Some of Hollywood's most powerful women launch anti-harassment project
02 January, 2018, 12:51 | Author: Ann Santiago
The initiative follows the rise of the #MeToo hashtag, which saw people sharing their experiences of sexual harassment on social media, in response to the allegations made about various men in Hollywood in light of the Weinstein scandal.
Producer Harvey Weinstein became synonymous with sexual harassment after the New York Times exposed his history of predatory behaviour against women in October a year ago.
The Time's Up website details and defines what sexual harassment is, and what to do if it happens to you.
They announced the project Monday in a full-page New York Times advertisement, and their goals include fighting non-disclosure agreements that protect sexual abusers and helping women who are victims of sexual misconduct but can not afford to hire lawyers.
The letter, which is aimed at "every woman. who has had to fend off sexual advances", goes on to say that such harassment can often continue because "perpetrators and employers never face any consequences".
It has vowed to push for legislation to strengthen laws on workplace harassment and discrimination.
He emphasized how much of a threat North Korea is becoming and issued a warning about the possibility of a strike in the region. But in a typically aggressive tone, KCNA said Trump should "not expect any change in its policy" heading into 2018.
Giving a word of advice to his fans, he asked them to take care of their children and parents and make this their first priority. If we step on the battlefield, we should win the war. "We will see when the war comes and war is nothing but an election.
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Under first-year coordinator Todd Downing, the group appeared to take a step back, particularly Carr and receiver Amari Cooper. Gruden went 95-81 over his coaching career, notching a 38-26 record over the first four years of his career in Oakland.
The line-up includes Mariah Carey, who is set to redeem herself from her highly-talked about performance a year ago . What we've come to expect as normal security measures will be in place such as concrete and sand trucks.
The Lakers have won only once in the past 20 days and will close out 2017 in the same place they last picked up a win, at Houston. However, the Rockets had a silver lining in the form of Chris Paul's return following a three-game absence due to a groin injury.
Cameroon global Ekambi has scored nine goals in 18 Ligue 1 appearances and his form has caught the eye of the Everton scouts. The Everton manager is keen on a £20m deal to sign the forward when the January transfer window opens next week.
In what has been described as a "complicated case", the police said Neu wires funds to his alleged co-conspirators in Nigeria. Police say their investigation continues as numerous leads have led to people who live outside the country.
But a number of tragic deaths in Australia also showed how the H3N2 flu strain can prove lethal to healthy adults. Big New Year's Eve party cancelled at the last minute and I am left shaking in bed the past two days.
The month's second supermoon will occur on 31 January when there will be a total lunar eclipse or blood moon. During these events, the moon generally appears to be 14% bigger and 30% brighter than a typical full moon.
The legendary annual show has been marking the end of the year from New York's Times Square for decades, and 2018 is no exception. TMZ broke a series of stories after last year's disaster, where Mariah claimed she couldn't hear the music through her earpiece.
The Nokia 3310 4G Is Expected To Launch In Early 2018
Along with them there were names of Nokia phones which have not been heard of so far, such as the Nokia 4 and the Nokia 7 Plus. Nokia 6 (2018) passed through TENAA last month, but now the Chinese regulatory is back with even more info on the handset.
DeRozan's career-high 52 propels Raptors past Bucks in OT
McCollum scored 25 of his 32 points after halftime, including the tiebreaking basket with 56.5 seconds remaining in overtime. Bledsoe's 3-pointer with 10.6 seconds left brought Milwaukee within three before VanVleet split two free throws.
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Opening up to E!, the LIVE With Kelly and Ryan star quipped, "This year, we are really anxious to see Mariah come back". This year, she returns to redeem herself and Seacrest told Us Weekly , "Here's the thing".
Raiders to pursue Jon Gruden for coaching job
He's making $6.5 million annually to talk about football, and not have the insane stress that comes with being an NFL head coach. On Monday night, Gruden called what may have been his last Monday Night Football game, which featured the Raiders at the Eagles .
Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018
Between 2010 and 2016, US exports of distillate grew by 81% (534,000 b/d), but most of this growth occurred between 2011 and 2013. Inventories are down by nearly 20 percent from historic highs last March, and well below this time a year ago or in 2015.
Iran cities hit by anti-government protests
The "no to high prices" demonstration raised "death to the dictator" slogans, referring to the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani . Videos published by a small reformist media group, Nazar, showed people in Mashhad chanting "Death to Rouhani".