Simone Biles AP EBONY Magazine

Me Too: Simone Biles Says She Was Also Sexually Abused by Larry Nassar

by Zahara Hill

2016 Olympic gymnast and gold medalist Simone Biles revealed Monday afternoon that she is among the 140 women and girls who’ve survived sexual abuse at the hands... Read More

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby: ‘Please Don’t Put Me on #MeToo’

by Zahara Hill

During Bill Cosby’s recent dinner outing in Philadelphia, the once widely esteemed pillar of Black entertainment, had a very specific request for one reporter. The Philadelphia native, who... Read More

Russell Simmons Pauses #NotMe Campaign

Russell Simmons Pauses #NotMe Campaign

by Shantell E. Jamison

Russell Simmons has seemed to place his #NotMe campaign on pause, Page Six reports. The mogul launched a crusade to clear his name after... Read More

Russell Simmons Thought It Cute to Put a Spin on #MeToo

Russell Simmons Thought It Cute to Put a Spin on #MeToo

by Zahara Hill

In mid-November, Russell Simmons joined the sad society of powerful men being accused of sexual assault. After actress Rose McGowan accused filmmaker Harvey Weinstein... Read More

PBS Suspends ‘Tavis Smiley’ Show Amid Allegations of Misconduct

PBS Suspends ‘Tavis Smiley’ Show Amid Allegations of Misconduct

by Zahara Hill

PBS has indefinitely suspended distribution of the “Tavis Smiley” show. The host of the self-titled series is facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct from... Read More

#MeToo Creator Tarana Burke Honored in TIME’s Person of the Year Issue

#MeToo Creator Tarana Burke Honored in TIME’s Person of the Year Issue

by Zahara Hill

TIME magazine has revealed the “silence breakers” of the#MeToo movement against sexual assault were awarded its 2017 Person of the Year title on Wednesday. Gracing the... Read More

#MeToo Results in Campaign for Those Struggling with PTSD

#MeToo Results in Campaign for Those Struggling with PTSD

by Shantell E. Jamison

There’s a new campaign now. Last month, millions of women took to social media to post two words: #metoo, Huff Post reports. The words... Read More

A Black Woman Created the “Me Too” Campaign Against Sexual Assault 10 Years Ago

A Black Woman Created the “Me Too” Campaign Against Sexual Assault 10 Years Ago

by Zahara Hill

It was impossible to scroll through your Facebook or Twitter feeds on Monday without seeing the words, “Me Too.” Last week’s reports of Harvey Weinstein’s... Read More