Russell Simmons issues statement supporting #MeToo despite sexual assault allegations

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the Guardian—The hip-hop mogul says the #MeToo conversation has inspired him ‘to look beyond my personal scenario’, while he has repeatedly denied multiple accusations of sexual harassment and rape Russell Simmons has spoken up in favour of #MeToo movement, saying it has “ inspired me to look beyond my personal scenario”. The hip-hop mogul is facing at least 13 accusations of sexual harassment and rape, and is the subject of a New York City police department special victims unit investigation. Related:...

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