Tarana Burke’s commitment to helping survivors of sexual abuse resonated with those who heard her speak at the UofM. (Photo: Harlan McCarthy)
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As the ‘face’ of the #MeToo movement, Tarana Burke is carving out space for a ‘unicorn’

NNPA NEWSWIRE — Tarana Burke, introduced by mayoral candidate and Shelby County Commissioner Tami Sawyer, was in Memphis to close out the university’s Women’s History Month programming. […read more]

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Mike Rice Fired by Rutgers After Video Shows Coach Abusing Players

[CBS News] PISCATAWAY, N.J.Rutgers fired basketball coach Mike Rice on Wednesday after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs during practice. The videotape, broadcast Tuesday on ESPN, prompted sharp criticism from Gov. Chris Christie, Read More