Sexual Assault

Heavy metal band Metallica have donated their one million Swedish krona ($149,851 CAD) Polar Music Prize award to three different charities, including one fellow Polar winner. Founded in 1989...
Like non-fiction books, documentaries have at least one very distinct advantage over their fictional filmic counterparts: even so-so docs send viewers away having learned something new. That...
Few bands mesh the political with the personal, the altruistic with the artistic, quite like Rosie & the Riveters. With their honeyed vocal harmonies, vintage 40s-era look, and conscious...
Action campaign AFTERMETOO — created by producer/director Aisling Chin-Yee, actress/author/activist Mia Kirshner, and actress/producer Freya Ravensbergen — has partnered with the...
Consciously-minded rapper Common used his appearance at the 90th Academy Awards last night (March 4) to call out U.S. President Donald Trump as well as the National Rifle Association (NRA)....
Ashley Judd, Annabella Sciorra and Salma Hayek Pinault, three prominent figures in the #MeToo anti-sexual harassment movement that called out high-powered Hollywood executives like Harvey...
Jimmy Kimmel, host of the 90th Academy Awards, used his opening monologue last night (March 4) to tackle a number of social justice issues affecting both the entertainment industry and society as...
A powerful series of six short films have been released that put various types of sexual harassment on notice. Collected under the banner #ThatsHarassment, the films by writer/director Sigal Avin...
Following upsetting and out-of-touch comments Recording Academy president/CEO Neil Portnow made after the Grammy Awards Sunday night (Jan. 28), calling for women to “step up” if they...
Milck, the 30-year-old Los Angeles-based Atlantic Records signing born Connie Lim, calls the #MeToo movement that’s gone global — and called out many high profile men for their...

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