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Drawing from his experiences 60 years ago and failing to understand the imbalance of power, McKellen said that actresses traded sex for jobs. 

December 19 2017 1:22 PM Updated

Driver said that "good men" like Damon don't get to compartmentalize harassment and abuse like he did in an interview on the subject. 

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All day Wednesday, December 20, share a slice of your life, America.

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A reporter gets the celebrity treatment at the Chaz Dean Studio and accepts a coveted invitation to the gay hair stylist's holiday party.

December 15 2017 6:33 AM

Since Harvey Weinstein was exposed as a serial predator, there have been allegations of terrifying behavior by dozens of men.

December 14 2017 2:01 PM Updated

New research may help explain a phenomenon known as the "fraternal birth order effect."

December 12 2017 7:32 PM

An Indiana police officer filed a discrimination complaint against a colleague who informed him of white male privilege during a training on transgender awareness. 

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