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Lena Waithe Discusses the Difficulty of Losing Black Heroes in the #MeToo Era

An upcoming episode of her show 'Boomerang' tackles complex debates in the black community around fallen icons like Bill Cosby.
Taylor Hosking
4.1.19
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Bill Cosby Said He’s a 'Political Prisoner’ and Compared Himself to Gandhi

His press guy is pushing the idea that Cosby is in prison not for rape, but in retribution for his work toward racial justice.
Allie Conti
2.14.19
Culture

Zoe Kravitz Opens Up About Being Sexually Harassed On Set

In an interview with Rolling Stone, the actress shared her "very uncomfortable" experience with an unnamed director.
Terry Nguyen
10.30.18
Power

What It Was Like for Survivors When Bill Cosby Was Sentenced

Women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault gathered in a Philadelphia courtroom on Tuesday with the hope of healing from decades of trauma.
Caroline Heldman
9.27.18
crime

One of Bill Cosby's First Meals in Prison Will Include a Serving of Jell-O

On Tuesday, the disgraced actor and comedian was sentenced to three to ten years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.26.18
Power

Bill Cosby's Case Proves It Shouldn't Matter When an Assault Victim Reports

Walking away from Cosby’s case, given the stories of over 60 survivors, it’s absurd that the legal system relied on archaic and illogical statutes of limitations in order to jail this abuser and others like him.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
9.25.18
Cosby sentencing

Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in prison

The 81-year-old's prison sentence for sexual assault is one of the first of the #MeToo era.
Emma Ockerman
9.25.18
comedy

America's First Comedy Museum Preserves a Time When We Knew How to Laugh

The National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York, the birthplace of Lucille Ball, opens its doors this Wednesday.
Alex Norcia
7.31.18
politics

Juanita Broaddrick Says Trump's Accusers Should 'Have Their Day in Court’

"I hope if these are legitimate claims against President Trump, that these women are listened to."
Eve Peyser
5.4.18
Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Expected 'Something in Return' from Women in Bizarre 70s TV Skit

The disgraced (and now convicted) comedian peppered his work throughout the years with bits that hinted at sexual predation.
Harmon Leon
4.27.18
Bill Cosby

Here's what Bill Cosby is facing after his guilty verdict

Independent of any sentence, Cosby will automatically have to register as a tier three offender
Christianna Silva
4.27.18
cosby trial

Bill Cosby threw a courtroom tantrum after a jury found him guilty

From the historic trial emerged stories of Cosby barking like a dog, yelling at the District Attorney, and laughing during closing arguments.
Alexa Liautaud
4.26.18
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