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Backlash over Barbra Streisand’s Michael Jackson sexual abuse comments deepens: ‘I feel sick’

Today 15:24 GMT

The backlash against singer and songwriter Barbra Streisand has deepened after she shared her thoughts on HBO’s recent documentary, “Leaving Neverland,” which follows the story of two men who allege Michael Jackson sexually abused them as children. Though Streisand said she “absolutely” believes Wade Robson and James Safechuck's molestation accusations against the King of Pop, which were detailed in the two-part documentary, the “It Had To Be You” singer also made controversial remarks regarding the allegations in an interview published by The Times of London on Friday.

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Source: The Guradian

Barbra Streisand says of Michael Jackson accusers: 'It didn't kill them'

Today 15:24 GMT

Barbra Streisand has been strongly criticized for comments about two men who accused Michael Jackson of sexual abuse in the HBO documentary Leaving Neverland.

Jackson’s estate, which has made $2.1bn (£1.6bn) since the singer’s death, has called Leaving Neverland “an outrageous and pathetic attempt to exploit and cash in on Michael Jackson” and worked to defend Jackson’s name.

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Source: Global News

Barbra Streisand apologizes after appearing to defend Michael Jackson’s ‘sexual needs’

Today 15:24 GMT

Barbra Streisand elaborated Saturday on her highly criticized remarks about Michael Jackson, saying that she feels “nothing but sympathy” for the men accusing the late star of sexually molesting them. In a statement emailed to The Associated Press by a representative, Streisand said: “To be crystal clear, there is no situation or circumstance where it is OK for the innocence of children to be taken advantage of by anyone.”

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Source: Global News

Should Canada restrict the use of gag orders in sexual abuse cases?

Today 15:24 GMT

NDAs or gag orders, as they’re sometimes called, have been lambasted in the #MeToo era, thanks in part to high-profile cases like those of Larry Nassar — the imprisoned sports doctor who sexually abused more than 200 women and girls who had come to him for treatment — and Harvey Weinstein, a disgraced film producer.

The dark history of Catholic Church abuse in Canada and how to move forward. Macfarlane, a law professor at the University of Windsor, is a survivor of sexual abuse within the Anglican Church.

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Barbra Streisand says she 'absolutely' believes Michael Jackson accusers

Today 03:18 GMT

Barbra Streisand is causing controversy over her comments about the child sexual abuse allegations made against the late Michael Jackson.

Had they made an objective film it would have allowed viewers to make up their own minds about these allegations, instead of having a television network dictate to them that they must accept these false claims about Michael Jackson,” said Howard Weitzman, the estate's attorney.

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Male rape emerging as one of the most under-reported weapons of war

Friday 10:51 GMT

Indeed, the Qaddafi regime was accused of male rape as a tool of war during the 2011 revolution in Libya, with the systematic tactic used by several different factions in the severed nation in the ensuing years.

However, only now is it coming to light just how extensively male sexual violence has – and continues to be – deployed against male detainees. A report released this month by Syrian rights organization Lawyers and Doctors for Human Rights documented 138 accounts of male detainee abuse, of which more than 40 percent detailed occurrences of sexual abuse ranging from forced nudity and sterilization to the mutilation of genitals and rape, sometimes resulting in false confessions.

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Source: The Guradian

'It has to create a new morality': MeToo finally reaches K-pop

Saturday 08:04 GMT

For many South Koreans, the admission by a young man that he secretly filmed himself having sex with women and shared the footage with other men was yet more evidence of a culture of misogyny and sexual abuse that has put the country at the epicentre of Asia’s #MeToo movement.

While other sectors of the entertainment industry finally reckoned with the damage caused by tolerance of sexual misconduct, K-pop appeared immune, despite revelations of mistreatment ranging from labour law violations to psychological and physical abuse.

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UC Berkeley student accuses football players, coaches of sexual harassment in Facebook post

Friday 08:58 GMT

A former student at the University of California at Berkeley alleged sexual harassment involving the school’s football team in a Facebook post on Wednesday.

The woman said she suffered verbal and physical harassment from coaches and players, according to her social media post. She said she received “creepy” messages on social media and invitations her to meet them at parties, campus offices and hotels.


“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte