All posts tagged "sexual assault"

  • Press Secretary Threatens To Revoke Journalist’s Credentials Over Question

    CNN’s Jim Acosta was reportedly threatened by Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who told him to steer away from questions about the president’s past if he wanted access to the White House again. Speaking to Wolf Blitzer,...

    • Posted December 12, 2017
  • Trump Sends Tweet Harassing US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

    In what was an appalling tweet that made thousands of Twitter users shake their heads in disgust, President Donald Trump took his frustrations against a U.S. senator public, engaging in rhetoric that many are labeling as targeted...

    • Posted December 12, 2017
  • Women Alleging Sexual Assaults Renew Their Push Against Trump

    Women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault in the past are renewing their calls for him to be investigated for his actions — and to possibly resign from office. Recognizing that the #MeToo movement...

    • Posted December 11, 2017
  • Donald Trump and his infamous Access Hollywood moment.
    Poll: Majority Think Trump Sexual Misconduct Should Be Investigated

    According to a new Quinnipiac University poll, most Americans believe that the credible allegations of sexual misconduct against President Trump should be investigated by Congress. In the polling, 70 percent of Americans say the investigations should happen, versus...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders
    Sanders Calls on Trump to Resign

    Appearing on “CBS This Morning” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) took President Trump to task on the numerous allegations of sexual assault that have been levied against him, suggesting that he follow in the footsteps of Al Franken...

    • Posted December 9, 2017
  • Tina Smith
    Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Likely Pick To Replace Franken

    The Minneapolis Star Tribune is reporting that Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, a Democrat, will likely appoint Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to serve in Al Franken’s seat upon his resignation from the Senate. Franken announced that he would...

    • Posted December 7, 2017
  • Sen. Al Franken
    Al Franken Resigns Amid Allegations Of Sexual Harassment

    Facing several allegations of inappropriately touching women over the past decade or more, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) announced his resignation. His departure will not be immediate, he said, but will occur within the “coming weeks.” "In...

    • Posted December 7, 2017
  • ‘Silence Breakers’ Are TIME Magazine’s Person Of The Year

    Although President Donald Trump said that the publication had contacted him about the honor — and he claimed he had rejected it — TIME Magazine on Wednesday didn’t name him its Person of the Year. In fact,...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
  • Trump Endorses Alleged Sexual Assaulter Roy Moore

    Tweeting early on Monday about the upcoming special election for U.S. Senate in Alabama later this month, President Donald Trump put aside any last semblance of disassociation that remained from embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore, giving what...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
  • Donald Trump
    Donald Trump Is Telling People The ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Was Fake

    President Donald Trump has been an ardent defender of Senate candidate Roy Moore (R-AL), who has been accused of stalking teenage girls while in his 30s, possibly committing acts of sexual assault on some as young as...

    • Posted November 27, 2017