A website created by University of Washington students, Make Them Scared UW, allows users to anonymously post the names of men who have allegedly committed sexual assault, without any meaningful verification system, which could lead to defamation lawsuits for accusing people of crimes without any evidence.
Bill Cosby, 80, was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in Philadelphia in 2004. He faces up to 10 years in prison on each charge. Paul Romano makes the case that Bill Cosby got burned because he crossed those in power, while other political and show biz elites, and even the royal family, are protected from going to jail for their sexual crimes.
Dan Johnson, who was under investigation for alleged sexual molestation, had said the allegations were fake news, and may have committed suicide as a result. He was found dead on a bridge with the fatal weapon on his person. Johnson had been accused of molesting a 17-year-old girl at Heart of Fire Church in 2013, where he was the pastor. He was never charged over the accusations, but was said to be under investigation.
Scores of men in mainstream media, including Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose, Garrison Keillor, and many more, have been fired after being accused of sexual harassment, groping, and sexual assault. [It is hard to know to what extent the accusations are valid or to what extent they may have been exaggerated but, judging by the common response from associates who say “Everyone knew”, it appears that most of the accusations are based on fact.