Harvey Weinstein case: Should confidentiality agreements exist?
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Going public about the abuse of power is always difficult and often diminishing. And that, of course, is what abusers count on and love about it.Mr Weinstein, a longtime Democratic supporter and acquaintance of presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton and former president Barack Obama, was fired by the company he founded, the Weinstein company, on Sunday following revelations that he had made financial settlements with several women stretching back decades.
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Ashley Judd, a US actor who has starred in a string of box-office hits, was 20 when Weinstein invited her to the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel for what she thought was a breakfast meeting. Instead, he had her sent up to his room where he appeared in a bathrobe and asked if he could give her a massage or if she could watch him shower, she told the NYT. She said her thoughts were: “How do I get out of this room as fast as possible without alienating Harvey Weinstein.”Judd says that during filming for 1997 thriller Kiss the Girls Weinstein repeatedly asked her to watch him shower
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Board member Lance Maerov spoke to the The New York Times after the decision to terminate Weinstein on Sunday and said that the executive had also violated the company’s code of conduct in the past week.: COMMENTARY: Men must stop giving ethical sewers moral comfort“You’ll never make it in this business,” she said he told her. “This is how the business works.”Less than a week after the Harvey Weinstein sex scandal came to light, the embattled movie producer says he’s in counseling after his wife left him.
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“I still got the part for the film and always thought that he gave it to me because of what happened. Since then I felt awful that I did the movie. I felt like I didn’t deserve the part. I was so hesitant about speaking out. I didn’t want to hurt his family.”In the days since the allegations against Weinstein were first publicized, the Hollywood producer has been fired as co-chairman of the Weinstein Co., which he co-founded with his brother. On Tuesday, his wife of 10 years, Georgina Chapman, announced that she was leaving him. While Weinstein initially apologized for his behavior, he has also “unequivocally denied” any allegations of nonconsensual sex, spokeswoman Sallie Hofmeister said in a statement to The Post.
Harvey Weinstein first got into the Oscar race in a big way in 1990 with a “guerilla” campaign for the art-house drama “My Left Foot” by setting up meet-and-greets between Academy members and film talent. The result? Oscar wins for stars Daniel Day Lewis and Brenda Fricker.
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Hillary Clinton issued a statement on Monday, though she did not state if she would return campaign contributions from the Hollywood producer. “I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein. The behaviour described by women coming forward cannot be tolerated. Their courage and the support of others is critical in helping to stop this kind of behaviour,” she said.
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She said she first had to reject his advances after Weinstein’s company Miramax bought the 1993 fashion industry comedy À La Mode in which she appeared.
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She went on to detail: “He then invited me to his room. I quickly declined and asked his assistant if my car was outside. She said it wasn’t and wouldn’t be for a bit and I should go to his room. At that moment I felt very powerless and scared but didn’t want to act that way hoping that I was wrong about the situation. When I arrived I was relieved to find another woman in his room and thought immediately I was safe. He asked us to kiss and she began some sort of advances upon his direction.”
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Harvey Weinstein’s wife, Marchesa designer Georgina Chapman, is leaving him — as more women continue to step forward to accuse the movie mogul of decades of sexual harassment and assault. Time
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“Even though the terms might be quite narrow there’s going to be a certain reluctance to talk about what’s happened before a fear that somehow you might breach the confidentiality.”Brooklyn Decker: ‘We condemn “grab them by the p***y” and we condone this.’
The New York Times first reported late last week that Mr Weinstein – who produced films including Shakespeare in Love and The King’s Speech – had reached at least eight settlements with women, and had sexually harassed actor Ashley Rudd. Since then, several women have come forward alleging inappropriate behaviour by Mr Weinstein, including household names such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie. At least three women have accused him of rape.
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She was in a hotel room with him at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1995 while promoting Mighty Aphrodite, for which she later won an Oscar.
Just like a lot of people in not-progressive Fox News knew about Roger Ailes and Bill O’Reilly. And as not a few centrists in Bill Clinton’s campaign and White House knew that the Big Dog was one. Nobody wanted to hear that Bill Cosby was no Cliff Huxtable. And only a year ago, no one who voted for Donald Trump found his boast about grabbing women’s genitals disqualifying.The Blue Is the Warmest Colour actress did not specify how she got out of the situation as she could not recall the entire incident.Matt Damon: ‘As the father of four daughters, this is the kind of sexual predation that keeps me up at night. This is the great fear for all of us. I did five or six movies with Harvey. I never saw this. I feel horrible for these women and it’s wonderful they have this incredible courage and are standing up now. We can all feel this change that’s happening, which is necessary and overdue.’