What’s Current: 38 sexual harassment allegations made against director James Toback

  • As further allegations of sexual misconduct towards women surface, Vox and GQ fire male staff, and screenwriter/director James Toback faces at least 38 recently leveled allegations of harassment and sexual assault.
  • Julian Assange’s offer to reveal a “male secret” on Twitter is widely mocked.
  • A woman named Jenny Listman writes about the time Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel sexually assaulted her when she was 19-years-old.
  • Physiotherapist Heba Shaheed says women’s pelvic floor and menstrual pain, as well as post-childbirth health problems are too often normalized and not properly treated by doctors.
  • A judge who sentenced a Halifax man to eight months in jail for sexual harassment, praised the victim for coming forward, calling her “courageous.”
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.