NEW YORK — The publication of allegations of sexual misconduct against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sparked a national reckoning. Since October, scores of men in entertainment, politics, media, and beyond have faced allegations ranging from inappropriate behavior to forced sexual misconduct to rape.
On Friday, Weinstein was arrested on rape charges in New York. Weinstein has consistently denied any allegations of nonconsensual sex.
A look at some of the men accused since the Weinstein accusations emerged:
Entertainment and the arts:
Media, publishing and business:
Harvard University economist Roland Fryer Jr: Accused of creating a "sexually hostile" work environment by talking about sex, making inappropriate comments and objectifying women in his research lab, according to lawyers for a woman who has filed complaints with the school and the state. Fryer calls the allegations "patently false" and denies ever discriminating against or harassing anyone in his lab.