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Lifetime Producing Docuseries & Movie on R. Kelly’s Alleged Sexual Misconduct

by Jessica Bennett   May 08, 2018

The sexual misconduct allegations that have hovered over R. Kelly throughout much of his career will be the subject of not only a new... 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

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

by Zahara Hill   Jan 16, 2018

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

Why We Must NEVER Allow Pedophilia to be Reframed as ‘Pedosexuality’

Why We Must NEVER Allow Pedophilia to be Reframed as ‘Pedosexuality’

by Neffer Kerr   Dec 14, 2017

There have been a lot of posts and images on social media lately talking about and promoting something called “pedosexuality.” However, being sexually attracted... Read More

Man Accused of Molesting Girl Put on Blast for All Social Media to See

Man Accused of Molesting Girl Put on Blast for All Social Media to See

by Zahara Hill   Dec 07, 2017

Before the #MeToo movement drew attention to the ubiquity of sexual assault, Iyonah Fard, 23, had already made a ripple in what’s become a nationwide... Read More

#ChurchToo Hashtag Emerges in Light of Sexual Assault Claims

#ChurchToo Hashtag Emerges in Light of Sexual Assault Claims

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 22, 2017

We have heard of the #MeToo campaign, but now the #ChurchToo hashtag has emerged where those who have been sexually assaulted by members of... Read More

What Does Russell Simmons Have to Do With Terry Crews’ Sexual Assault?

What Does Russell Simmons Have to Do With Terry Crews’ Sexual Assault?

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 20, 2017

Influenced by the brave women and men who’ve called out several offenders of late, Terry Crews recently admitted that he was sexually assaulted by... Read More

Christy Lenhardt has been accused of using a patient at a mental institution as her personal sex slave.

Social Worker Accused Of Making Patient at Mental Hospital Her Sex Slave

by Zahara Hill   Nov 06, 2017

A social worker has been accused of prolonging a patient’s stay at an Illinois mental institution so she could use him as her personal sex slave.... Read More

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R. Kelly’s Ex-Girlfriend Details Alleged Sexual & Physical Abuse

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 23, 2017

Three months after R. Kelly was accused of running a sex cult between Chicago and Atlanta, the “I’m a Flirt” singer is now facing... Read More

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The Complicated Legacy of Bishop Eddie Long

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 17, 2017

On Sunday New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in suburban Atlanta announced that its leader, controversial Bishop Eddie Long had died. The 25,000-member congregation took to... Read More