Sexual Assault: We Might Have to Throw The Whole Hollywood Away

Geeks Of Color

As of late, social media and news outlets have become a flurry of sexual assault allegations and revelations by Hollywood talent. The first domino in this study of the mighty falling was Harvey Weinstein, who was accused by numerous women, so severely that he was not only fired from his own company but stripped of his membership at the Academy and pretty much detoxed from Hollywood. But several actors, producers, and directors have been accused since then, including Brett Ratner, Ben Affleck, Kevin Spacey, James Toback, Andy Signore, Chris Savino, Roy Price, and several others. These allegations were overwhelmingly white at first, but that has since changed as John Singleton has entered the discussion.

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These assault allegations have made us all take a much harsher critical look at Hollywood and the kind of talent they have working in Tinseltown – because let’s face it, this situation isn’t…

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