Girl Suspended After Reporting Being Repeatedly Raped by Peers

Girl Suspended After Reporting Being Repeatedly Raped by Peers

by Zahara Hill   Feb 13, 2018

A 14-year-old Florida girl is enduring a living nightmare. WSVN-TV reports that a ninth-grader at Miami Carol City Senior High School reported she was... Read More

Teen Killed Just Months After Reporting Her Alleged Rapist

Teen Killed Just Months After Reporting Her Alleged Rapist

by Zahara Hill   Feb 08, 2018

A 16-year-old Michigan girl was found dead just a few months after reporting her alleged rapist. In November, Mujey Dumbuya told local police that... Read More

Nate Parker Plans Comeback with New Web Series, ‘Baselines’

Nate Parker Plans Comeback with New Web Series, ‘Baselines’

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 08, 2018

The widespread release of Nate Parker’s directorial debut, The Birth of a Nation, was shrouded in drama surrounding resurfaced news of a college rape... Read More

Gabrielle Union Gets Real About Speaking to Fellow Rape Victims

Gabrielle Union Gets Real About Speaking to Fellow Rape Victims

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 08, 2018

Gabrielle Union has been very open about her experience with sexual assault, detailing the moment she was raped at gunpoint in her early 20s... Read More

Taraji P. Henson’s Manager Shuts Down Firm Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Taraji P. Henson’s Manager Shuts Down Firm Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 06, 2018

Vincent Cirrincione, the Hollywood manger responsible for launching the careers of stars like Taraji P. Henson and Halle Berry, has shut down his firm,... Read More

Oprah Removes Russell Simmons From New Book Amid Rape Allegations

Oprah Removes Russell Simmons From New Book Amid Rape Allegations

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 01, 2018

Oprah Winfrey’s recent Golden Globes speech confirmed her commitment to the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements. The Cecil B. DeMille Award winner is now showing... Read More

Russell Simmons’ Accuser Details Alleged Rape

Russell Simmons’ Accuser Details Alleged Rape

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 31, 2018

Jennifer Jarosik, one of a half-dozen women who say Russell Simmons harassed or raped them, is speaking out against Def Jam founder Russell Simmons... Read More

Remy Ma on Witnessing Abuse as a Child: It Was the Norm

Remy Ma on Witnessing Abuse as a Child: It Was the Norm

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 30, 2018

In support of the anti-sexual assault Time’s Up movement, several celebrities wore a white rose to Sunday nights Grammy ceremony, including Bronx rapper Remy... Read More

‘Me Too’ Founder Responds to Wendy Williams’ Derogatory Comments About Movement

‘Me Too’ Founder Responds to Wendy Williams’ Derogatory Comments About Movement

by #teamEBONY   Jan 26, 2018

UPDATE: Founder of ‘Me Too’ movement Tarana Burke has spoken up in defense of the movement against sexual assault. On Thursday, talk show host Wendy... Read More

Nelly’s Girlfriend Defends Rapper Amid New Sexual Assault Accusations

Nelly’s Girlfriend Defends Rapper Amid New Sexual Assault Accusations

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 26, 2018

While Nelly may be in the clear when it comes to one of his sexual assault accusers, the Country Grammar rapper now has two... Read More