What’s Current: Woody Allen wants the #MeToo movement to see him as an ally

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  • Woody Allen, accused of sexually abusing his daughter, says that the #MeToo movement should see him as an ally.
  • A second sexual assault allegation made against Riff Raff, whose New Zealand and Australia tours were cancelled after he was accused of raping a fan who says he drugged a drink he gave her.
  • Sexist and racist harassment appears to have driven Kelly Marie Tran, who played Rose Tico in The Last Jedi and was the first woman of color to have a starring role in the Star Wars franchise, to delete her Instagram account.
  • Russian authorities and courts continue to uphold the “national customs” of families or in-laws killing girls and women in North Caucasus states if they displease men or their husband’s relatives.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

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

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