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A New $5 Million Lawsuit Accuses Russell Simmons of Rape

Billboard reports that filmmaker Jennifer Jarosik filed the case against the music mogul on Wednesday.


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Four More Women Come Forward to Accuse Russell Simmons of Rape [Updated]

Separate stories in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times allege a "pattern of violent sexual behaviour" by Simmons that ran across four decades.


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Lawmaker accused of molesting teen girl dead from apparent suicide, House and Senate have tentative deal on tax bill, Russell Simmons accused of rape by several women, and more.


Four women say music mogul Russell Simmons raped them

Music mogul Russell Simmons stands accused of raping four women, sexually assaulting three, and sexually harassing two more, according to separate reports published Wednesday in the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times,


Russell Simmons Steps Down From His Companies After Assault Claims

"The companies will now be run by a new and diverse generation of extraordinary executives who are moving the culture and consciousness forward," he said in a statement.


Russell Simmons Responds to Sexual Assault Claims

He issued a lengthy statement late Wednesday, following allegations made over the weekend.


Garbage 'Apologies' From Men in Power Prove They Don't Understand Consent

Statements from men accused of sexual misconduct have largely sidestepped the allegations against them, using shrouded​ language to divert attention and willfully misconstrue definitions of harassment and assault.


Def Jam Co-Founder Russell Simmons Accused of Sexual Assault

In a piece published this morning, The Los Angeles Times reports that Simmons allegedly raped then-17-year-old model Keri Claussen Khalighi in 1991.


These Famous People Actually Use Their Star Power to Help At-Risk Youth

Influencers can bring much-needed cash to frontline organizations and important causes.


Inside the Thought-Provoking Museum Protesting the War on Drugs

Portraits made from crystal meth and other exhibitions threw into sharp relief the true cost of an unjust system.


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