In total, 13 women said that they were sexually harassed or assaulted by Weinstein and three said that they were raped.An investigation by The New York Times claimed on Thursday that Weinstein repeatedly sexually harassed a number of female employees and movie stars over the course of his three-decade career as one of Hollywood's most celebrated studio heads.“Both men and women should feel free to be sensitive,” she said. “If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are—we can all be freer and this is what He For She is about.Emma Watson has broken her silence on the Harvey Weinstein affair as the disgraced Hollywood mogul was today accused of rape.The One Young World summit included 1,300 young leaders from 196 countries, and was focused on “generating innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.” The Emma Watson Scholarship was announced at this year’s event, for which “outstanding work in advancing gender equality across the globe” will be rewarded. Left to right: Nkonde Racheal Chenda, Aliçia Raimundo, Barkha Mossae, Hussain Manawer, Meron Semedar, Antoine Pouliot, Robert Jakobi, Mark Cowne (seated) of Kruger Cowne, whose Rising Star Programme selects three exceptional young people annually to take the stage at One Young World, and his son Rees Cowne.“From countering violent extremism to campaigning for gender equality, One Young World Ambassadors are fearlessly taking on the world’s biggest challenges, and we hope that this calls attention to the remarkable work young leaders are doing.She reluctantly agreed, and halfway through he began to perform oral sex on her despite her repeated request for him to stop.Afterwards Argento said her career suffered which she believed was linked to the fact she asked him to stop.
Weinstein was fired on Sunday by The Weinstein Company just days after the Times published their findings.Italian actress Asia Argento has come forward accusing Weinstein of raping her.He was at a party hosted by Miramax at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc when Weinstein led to her an empty room and asked her to give him a massage.The 27-year-old actress and campaigner for equal rights tweeted this afternoon in support of the women who had come forward.Posting to Twitter, she wrote: 'I stand with all the women who have been sexually harassed, and am awestruck by their bravery. ' 'It has got to stop': Today Emma Watson has condemned sexual violence against women as more allegations about Harvey Weinstein come forward.