Why Aren’t Dems Calling Out Movie Studio Bosses? Donations.

Posted on AllSides July 14th, 2023
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A few years ago I had just begun my TV writing career when I was warned by friends in the industry not to publish a column critical of the fact that Democrats like Hillary Clinton had for years accepted donations from Harvey Weinstein and others like him.

I did anyway.

Even though Weinstein’s numerous instances of sexual assault were not common knowledge, his generally abusive behavior was, and he had previously launched a petition in support of Roman Polanski. That’s like wearing a flashing neon sign that says you’re not...

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