Category: #MeToo

AUDIO ‘We didn’t look at their ages’: R. Kelly’s former tour manager drops explosive allegations in new interview

The underage sex allegations involving R. Kelly continue to spread, thanks in part to a new interview given by Kelly's former tour manager. Demetrius Smith, who worked with R. Kelly for a decade, appeared to confirm some of the rumors involving the beleaguered singer, while also adding new claims -- including that Kelly once tried to have sex with Smith, as well.

Asia Argento’s victim saw her as a mother figure and played a sexual assault victim in the movie they made together when he was 7

The terrifying tale of the #MeToo continues to twist with new revelations unearthed by the New York Times that one of the movement’s most prominent victims of Harvey Weinstein paid $380,000 to silence her own sexual assault victim. The assault took place in 2013 when she was 37 and he was 17, but the context of the situation makes their relationship and encounter even more abusive.

Mary Karr speaks out about violence and stalking from David Foster Wallace, says his biographer knew

The #MeToo movement is hitting the literary world with multiple allegations against author Junot Diaz. These allegations coming to light have inspired author and poet Mary Karr to speak up about the abuse she suffered from late literary icon David Foster Wallace. According to Karr Wallace admitted the abuse and stalking he inflicted on her in letters that his biographer read. The biographer has mentioned in an interview that DFW once bought a gun in a murder plot against Mary Karr’s husband, and wrote about DFW pushing Karr out of a moving car and throwing a coffee table at her, but Karr, who briefly dated Wallace, says the abuse she suffered from DFW went much further than that.