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Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey are the New York Times reporters who broke the Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct scandal.


Detailing the dogged reporting that brought down Weinstein

“She Said” authors Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey talk about the story that became #MeToo and how they were able to convince victims to finally speak on the record.

Harvard Law Professor Ronald S. Sullivan Jr. at court in New York last month.

Outgoing Harvard faculty dean to leave Harvey Weinstein defense team

Ronald Sullivan Jr. had resigned from the legal team defending the Hollywood producer before Harvard announced Saturday he would not be reappointed as a faculty dean.

Harvey Weinstein arrived at New York Supreme Court for a hearing on his sexual assault case last year. Both sides in the case want the press and the public barred from the Weinstein's next court appearance on April 26.


News groups fight to keep Harvey Weinstein’s Friday hearing open

Both sides in Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault case want the media and the public barred from the disgraced movie mogul’s next court appearance.

Actor John Malkovich.


John Malkovich to star in play with echoes of Harvey Weinstein saga

Producers announced Tuesday that Malkovich will star in the world premiere of David Mamet’s ‘‘Bitter Wheat’’ in London, which recounts the fall from grace of a “depraved Hollywood mogul.”

Asia Argento.


Asia Argento is not the #MeToo movement

Argento may be both a victim and a predator, but #MeToo should not be held accountable for her actions.

Harvey Weinstein arrived to the Criminal Courts Building to be face new charges in State Supreme Court of committing forcible sex on a third woman in New York on Monday.

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty, released on bail

Harvey Weinstein, who was previously indicted on charges involving two women, was released on bail on Monday while fighting sex crime accusations that now include a third woman.

NORRISTOWN, PA - APRIL 10: Bill Cosby (R) arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse for the second day of his sexual assault retrial on April 10, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. The comedian is accused by a former Temple University employee of allegedly drugging and molesting her in 2004 at his home in suburban Philadelphia. (Photo by David Maialetti - Pool/Getty Images)

Renée Graham

At Bill Cosby retrial, #MeToo is also on trial

How will the movement impact the verdict?

Ben Affleck


Harvey Weinstein story snares Ben Affleck again

Weinstein’s lawyer released an e-mail from the actor that the attorney contends undermines actress Rose McGowan’s claim that Weinstein raped her.


‘Grey’s Anatomy’ star Ellen Pompeo is now TV’s highest-paid actress

The series, which debuted 12 years ago, has made $3 billion for Disney.

Actors Ben Affleck, 25, left, and Matt Damon, 27, pose during an interview in New York Nov. 22, 1997. The two friends from high school days in Cambridge, Mass. wrote and star in the movie,


Ben Affleck says ‘Good Will Hunting’ is ‘tainted’ by Weinstein misconduct

The actor has bittersweet feelings about the movie that gave him his career.

Asks Joan Vennochi: Isn’t it better to hear what such men as Matt Damon have to say than to tell them to just shut up?


Matt Damon is right about sexual misconduct

There is a big difference between patting someone on the rear and rape or child molestation.

Actor Matt Damon


Matt Damon criticized (again) for comments related to Hollywood harassers

The actor told Business Insider that there are a whole lot of men who don’t do the sorts of things Harvey Weinstein is accused of doing, but no one seems to be talking about them.

“Wonder Wheel,” a new film from Woody Allen, who has been accused of sexual abuse.

The Year in Arts 2017

Globe critics’ roundtable: How do we weigh sex misconduct allegations when taking the measure of art?

As allegations of sexual harassment and abuse permeate every field, it raises questions for critics.

The Women's Media Center co-founder Gloria Steinem, left, poses with actress and

Opinion | Charles Taylor

Ashley Judd is a film heroine for our times

The first actress to “out” Harvey Weinstein’s has also been a fearless presence on film.


Tina Brown: This is an ‘Arab spring for women’

The former Vanity Fair editor said she isn’t surprised by the “volcanic fury” of women

From left to right: Emerson students Emily Kramer, Liza Wagner, and Jacquelyn Ferzacca.

Boston film programs put sexual abuse talks on the syllabus

Instructors have discussed allegations against Harvey Weinstein, as well as power imbalances, sexual harassment at film festivals, and how students might respond to unwanted advances.

FILE- In this Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

Opinion | Niall Ferguson

The hypocrisy of liberal elites laid bare

For years, Harvey Weinstein and his ilk have been signaling feminist virtues by day and degrading women by night.

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 17, 2017 Actress Uma Thurman, who stars in The Parisian Woman, is seen on the set at the Hudson Theater on Broadway in Manhattan, NY. 11/17/2017 Photo by Jennifer S. Altman/For The Boston Globe

Uma Thurman’s Thanksgiving wish for Harvey Weinstein

The Boston-born star, who appeared in several films Weinstein produced, implied that she remains angry at the disgraced mogul.

(FILES) This file photo taken on December 16, 2013 shows Producer Harvey Weinstein (L) and Colony Capital CEO Thomas J. Barrack, Jr. attending the premiere of

Opinion | Gina Scaramella

Here’s what your workplace can do about sexual harassment

Organizations of all sizes must commit to a workplace culture of safety.

Director Woody Allen attends a special screening of


Loading your tray at the Social Justice Cafeteria

Eat this! Don’t eat that! The problem with over-analyzing the menu is that you risk starvation.

Harvey Weinstein.

Shirley Leung

Harvey Weinstein is why all-male boards are a bad idea

A company with no female directors? There were 16 among the state’s 100 largest public companies in the latest Boston Club survey.

Harvey Weinstein at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

American Repertory Theater swept up in Weinstein probe

The investigation is looking into a $600,000 payment Harvey Weinstein arranged for the ART.

Harvey Weinstein


Harvey Weinstein wears disguise to go out to dinner, report says

The Hollywood mogul is in Arizona getting unspecified treatment.

Actor Casey Affleck prior to a baseball game in Boston in August.

Tens of thousands sign petitions seeking to bar Casey Affleck from presenting at the Oscars

A pair of petitions seek to prevent Affleck from presenting the award for best actress because of prior allegations of sexual harassment against him.

Casey Affleck


Petition seeks to prevent Casey Affleck from taking part in next year’s Oscars

The actor is slated to present the 2018 Academy Award for best actress.

US actress Rose McGowan raises her fist during her opening remarks to the audience at the Women's March / Women's Convention in Detroit, Michigan, on October 27, 2017. A stream of actress including Rose McGowan, models and ex-employees have come out, many anonymously, to accuse Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and abuse dating as far back as the 1990s. / AFP PHOTO / RENA LAVERTYRENA LAVERTY/AFP/Getty Images


After Harvey Weinstein, culture-rattling consequences. But will that bring change?

Women who speak up about sexual harassment and sexual assault should be celebrated for their bravery, not scorned for their truth-telling.

Kevin Spacey.


Kevin Spacey attempts to find cover by coming out

Spacey evoked the destructive lie that equates gay men with pedophilia and sexual coercion.

Harvey Weinstein.

Annabella Sciorra says she was raped by Harvey Weinstein

Sciorra said Weinstein barged his way into her apartment in the 1990s and raped her.

Ashley Judd in 2014.

Ashley Judd says a ‘deal’ helped her flee from Harvey Weinstein

Actress Ashley Judd says she told him, yes, she would submit to his advances only after winning an Oscar in one of his movies.

Harvey Weinstein at a Golden Globes afterparty.

A former Harvey Weinstein assistant broke agreement to talk about harassment

Zelda Perkins became the first of Weinstein’s former employees to break such a contract.

Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering have written an op-ed and are planning a new film.


‘The Hunting Ground’ filmmakers will take on Hollywood

Amy Ziering, who’s from Massachusetts and went to Amherst College, will team up with Kirby Dick to make a film about sexual abuse in the entertainment industry.

Renée Graham

Support all victims of assault, whether they’re celebrities or not

What’s the difference between the Weinstein and Trump assault allegations? Weinstein was accused by famous women.

(FILES) This file photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows US film producer Harvey Weinstein attending the De Grisogono Party on the sidelines of the 70th Cannes Film Festival in Antibes, France. Two more women were due to go public on October 20, 2017 with horrifying details of sexual attacks they say they were subjected to by disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. They include a case being investigated by Los Angeles police of an Italian model and actress who says the 65-year-old producer raped her after dragging her into the bathroom of her hotel suite in Beverly Hills in 2013. / AFP PHOTO / Yann COATSALIOUYANN COATSALIOU/AFP/Getty Images

New York’s AG opens civil rights inquiry into Weinstein Co.

The inquiry will examine whether allegations of sexual misconduct against Harvey Weinstein reflect broad gender discrimination and other violations.

Matt Damon arrives at the premiere of Paramount Pictures'


Matt Damon says he knew Harvey Weinstein was a ‘womanizer’

However, the actor told ABC that he never thought the disgraced producer had engaged in “criminal sexual predation.”

17harassmentdata - Harassment at workplace. Manager is touching knee of his secretary. (AP)

9 in 10 Boston women report workplace sexual harassment is a problem, poll says

The Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll found that 91 percent of women called workplace sexual harassment a problem, along with 81 percent of men.

Writer and director James Toback took part in a July 2013 panel discussion in Beverly Hills, Calif. Dozens of women are levying claims of sexual misconduct against Toback, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Reports detail sexual misconduct allegations against film, restaurant executives

Two prominent executives — one in the movie industry, the other in the restaurant business — are the latest to face allegations of sexual misconduct.

Chef Todd English


Todd English reportedly accused of sexually harassing waitress

According to The New York Daily News, a server has filed a complaint in a Manhattan court claiming she was harassed by the chef at his Todd English Food Hall in New York.

Elizabeth Warren describes sexual harassment in early teaching job

In a television appearance Sunday morning, the Massachusetts senator joined other prominent women who have spoken out about being harassed or abused.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., questions Wells Fargo Chief Executive Officer and President Timothy Sloan as he testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Elizabeth Warren describes sexual harassment in early teaching job

In a television appearance Sunday morning, the Massachusetts senator joined other prominent women who have spoken out about being harassed or abused.

A representative for Harvey Weinstein, said Weinstein ‘‘unequivocally denies allegations of non-consensual sex.’’

Another rape allegation emerges against Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein is now facing criminal inquiries in three cities after the report of an rape in Los Angeles.

Lupita Nyong'o speaks onstage during the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in Central Park to End Extreme Poverty by 2030 at Central Park on September 23, 2017 in New York City. / AFP PHOTO / ANGELA WEISSANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images

Lupita Nyong’o recounts Weinstein massage encounter

The Oscar-winning actress says she had an encounter with Harvey Weinstein in 2011 at his home in Connecticut.

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2017 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at The Weinstein Company and Netflix Golden Globes afterparty in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Weinstein Co.’s board said in a statement Tuesday that Weinstein had resigned. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigation

Los Angeles police say they are investigating a possible sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein — the first involving the producer in the city.

Tatum won’t develop sexual abuse drama with Weinstein Co.

Tatum writes on Instagram Wednesday that he will not be developing anything with Harvey Weinstein’s former company.

Opinion | Anita F. Hill

Trump’s information blackout on sexual assault

The Trump administration has purged vital data from its website regarding sexual assault.

CHELTENHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Hillary Clinton is interviewed by Mariella Frostrup (not pictured) at the Cheltenham Literature Festival on October 15, 2017 in Cheltenham, England. The former US secretary of state and 2016 American presidential candidate yesterday received an honorary doctorate from Swansea University. She is also visiting the UK to promote her new book


Hillary Clinton can’t be appalled by Harvey Weinstein without being appalled by her husband

This Hollywood creep is just more proof that sexual harassers are not limited to any political persuasion.

Actress Laura Michelle Kelly, producer Harvey Weinstein, and director Diane Paulus at the opening night of “Finding Neverland” at the American Repertory Theater.

Why did AIDS charity auction money go to a Cambridge theater — and Harvey Weinstein’s pocket?

Harvey Weinstein reportedly arranged for $600,000 raised for charity to be sent to the American Repertory Theater, earmarked to reimburse Weinstein and fellow “Finding Neverland” investors.


The #MeToo campaign needs to continue beyond the social media firestorm

This should be the beginning, not the end, of a deeper examination of sexual abuse in the workplace.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 08: Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants is carted off the field after sustaining an injury during the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Chargers during an NFL game at MetLife Stadium on October 8, 2017 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Los Angeles Chargers defeated the New York Giants 27-22. (Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images)

Renée Graham

Toxic masculinity is killing us

Any sign of weakness is a kind of death.

Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg says many people knew about Harvey Weinstein’s behavior.


Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg says he knew all about Harvey Weinstein — and so did everyone else

The Needham native says he overlooked Weinstein’s misdeeds because he was a generous friend.

Sexual harassment allegations lead millions of women to say #Metoo

A Twitter effort exploded Monday, with hundreds of thousands of women from all walks of life testifying to their experience being sexually harassed or assaulted.