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Amber Heard Addresses J.K. Rowling’s Defense of Johnny Depp’s Fantastic Beasts Casting

So long as we're picking out individual lines and quoting them out of context, there's another sentence I'd like to focus on.

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Apparently Mel Gibson is “Family Friendly” Again? How Did We Let This Happen?

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Daddy's Home 2 performed better than expected, making a $30 million weekend debut with 37% of the audience being families. Yes, people brought their children to this.

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Winnipeg Woman Gets Black Eye & Chipped Teeth Standing up for a Woman Being Sexual Harassed

Speaking up against sexual harassment in public places is important, but it can also be dangerous when the perpetrator is violent as Aisha Walker found out when she stood up to help a woman being sexually harassed on the bus in Winnipeg.

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R. Kelly’s Victim Speaks Out on Years of Abuse

For years it has been very much and open secret that R. Kelly is a sexual predator and it has been turned into a joke. From the Dave Chappelle’s “Piss on You” skit to The Boondocks episode “Trail of R. Kelly” there has been a serious lack of consequences about how R.Kelly has spent his adult life preying on adolescents girls. Now, in a Rolling Stone’s article “Surviving R. Kelly” Kitti Jones, a former girlfriend of R.Kelly is telling her story about abuse at the hands of the R&B idol.

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If Johnny Depp Goes Down for an Assassination Joke Instead of Abuse Allegations I Am Officially Done With Everything

These are total false equivalencies, of course, but if anything should have gotten Depp on America's bad side, it's sure as hell not this.

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This Cannot Be the New Normal: GOP Candidate “Body Slammed” & Punched a Reporter for Asking Question on Health Care

We saw on Trump's campaign tour how he turned crowds against the press, promoting violence against journalists at rallies. So after that guy won, why would colleagues and supporters feel at all deterred from letting loose their own rage? This is now a world in which someone like Greg Gianforte, a candidate in today's special election to fill a vacant congressional seat in Montana, responds to questions from a journalist with all-out violence.

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Cologne Urges Women to Adopt “Code of Conduct” After Men Target Women on New Year’s Eve

From this past Thursday evening to Friday morning, officers in the German city of Cologne received multiple complaints from women alleging they were robbed, sexually assaulted, or raped around the city's main train station.

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Man Who Claimed He ‘Fell’ Into 18-Year-Old Girl Cleared of Rape Charges

[Trigger Warning for description of sexual assault.]

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Taylor Swift Countersues Radio Host Who Allegedly Lifted Her Skirt, Groped Her at Meet and Greet

This story is particularly upsetting because no one involved in the suit is denying that someoneassaulted Taylor Swift backstage at a concert meet and greet in 2013; the question is who.

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Man Starts Fire In Yard, Clobbers Firefighter With Shovel For Trying To Put It Out

If you're most people, when a firefighter shows up to extinguish a blaze on your property, your first instinct would be to thanks them -- not to hit them with a shovel. It just goes to show that 44-year-old Floridian Gregory Sean Turner is not most people. Turner was arrested earlier this week on charges of Aggravated Battery on a Firefighter with a Deadly Weapon (Shovel) and Preventing or Obstructing Extinguishment of a Fire. That's a rap sheet we'd really like to think is unique, but being that this is Florida...we just can't assume that's the case.

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