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Major media players start commission for sexual misconduct

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood executives and other major players in entertainment have established a commission to be chaired by Anita Hill that intends to combat sexual misconduct and inequality across the industry. A statement Friday announced the founding of the Commission on Sexual Harassment and Advancing Equality in the Workplace. The group grew out of a meeting called by “Star Wars” producer Kathleen Kennedy and several other prominent women in the industry. The chief executives of nearly every major Hollywood studio, TV network and … Read the referenced story here:…

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Trump Blames Democrats for Stoking Sexual Misconduct Allegations

U.S. President Donald Trump blamed Democratic lawmakers Tuesday for fueling the controversy surrounding allegations of sexual misconduct before he was in the White House. One day after 56 congresswomen, all members of the Democratic Women’s Working Group, called on House leaders to investigate the allegations, Trump accused Democrats on Twitter of playing partisan politics and denied knowing any of the women who have leveled accusations against him. “Despite thousands of hours wasted and many millions of dollars spent, the Democrats have been unable to show any collusion with Russia –…

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