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Coachella announces new initiatives to combat assault and harassment

While studies have confirmed that attending live shows can add years to your life, recent headlines have proven that they can also be a dangerous place. Coachella is well aware of that, which is why they’re taking steps to ensure a safe experience. As the Los Angeles Times points out (via Pitchfork), the festival has

Bono 'Reeling and Furious' Following Harassment Allegations Against ONE

Bono has apologized following numerous accusations against ONE, the organization he co-founded to fight extreme poverty and preventable disease. The host of allegations included the organization’s toxic work environment, abuse and harassment by senior staff and even tax evasion. In his apology, Bono notes that he and his board, which includes former U.K. Prime Minister David

John Oliver presses Dustin Hoffman on sexual harassment allegations

Dustin Hoffman has been accused of sexually harassing a 17-year-old production assistant on the of the 1985 TV film adaptation of Death of a Salesman. This evening, the veteran actor was forced to publicly address the allegations during a Q&A preceding a 20th anniversary screening of Wag the Dog. Last Week Tonight host John Oliver moderated the