A former top aide to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has accused him of intimidation and sexual harassment, expanding on allegations she first made in December. In an essay posted to Medium on Wednesday, the former staffer accused the governor of going "out of his way" to touch her "lower back, arms and legs," and kissing her during a one-on-one meeting. Lindsey Boylan, the former chief of staff at New York's state economic agency, claimed that the governor took an "uncomfortable" interest in her after she was appointed to the role in Boylan, who is now running for Manhattan borough president, wrote in a series of December tweets that Cuomo "sexually harassed me for years. Or would it be both in the same conversation?
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The artist on the other hand says the work is based on statistical evidence. The positioning of these two statements is worthy of attention. The first warns men not to commit crime. The second statement warns people usually women, although men and children are victims too not to become a target of crime. Those most at risk from "chikan," the notes below the image tell us, are school students in uniform, and meek-looking women in demure clothing.
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It was nearly impossible to scroll through social media this week without seeing a post tagged metoo. The hashtag filled Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter, bringing a flood of personal stories with it. And, like any viral campaign, it also elicited its fair share of backlash. The tweet has since garnered more than 61, replies and more than 22, retweets.
She was a year-old fashion model; he was an up-and-coming music video director in his early 20s. They had been hanging out in front of the TV with friends at his New York apartment. But when Henstridge woke up, the others had left. She was alone with Ratner. He began touching himself, she said, then forced her to perform oral sex.