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The Stone: This Is Not Just About Junot Díaz

11 days ago   |   NY Times

All of us - including the MeToo movement - need to think about a future in which repentant sexists have a place.
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Fall of edgy author Diaz disappoints, confounds followers

15 days ago   |   The Morning Call

Long before an emotional public disclosure of his childhood rape, or the allegations of his own sexual misconduct that followed, author Junot Diaz was a pioneering and...
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Junot Díaz Steps Down as Pulitzer Chairman Amid Review of Misconduct Allegations

16 days ago   |   NY Times   |   3 articles

Mr. Díaz, who is accused of having forcibly kissed a graduate student six years ago, said he would cooperate fully with the investigation, according to the board.
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Pulitzer board to conduct review of MIT professor Junot Diaz accusations

17 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

NEW YORK - The Pulitzer Prize Board said Thursday it will launch an independent review of the misconduct allegations against Junot Diaz, and that the author will relinquish the...
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Pulitzer board to conduct review of Junot Díaz accusations

Pulitzer board to conduct review of Junot Díaz accusations

17 days ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Author Zinzi Clemmons said on Twitter last week that Díaz forcibly kissed her several years ago.
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Children's museum cancels book reading with Junot Diaz

20 days ago   |   National Post

Boston Children's Museum has cancelled a book reading by author Junot Diaz, who is facing allegations of sexual misconduct. Museum spokeswoman Jo-Anne Baxter said on Monday the...
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Allegations against Junot Díaz leave book world asking tough questions

21 days ago   |   CNN Money

The author is facing accusations of misconduct and verbal abuse, weeks after publishing a hailed essay about the repeated instances of sexual assault he endured as a child.
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Junot Diaz Withdraws From Writers Festival After Claims of Sexual Harassment

22 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

A number of fellow authors came forward on Friday accusing Diaz of inappropriate behavior.
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Author Junot Diaz withdraws from festival amid allegations

22 days ago   |   Boston Herald

SYDNEY - Author Junot Diaz has withdrawn from a writers' festival in Australia after fellow writers accused him of past sexual misconduct and misogyny, organizers said...
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Author Junot Díaz is being accused of sexual misconduct

Author Junot Díaz is being accused of sexual misconduct

23 days ago   |   Business Insider

Junot Díaz, author of "Drown" and "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao," is being accused of sexual misconduct, as Book Riot first reported. Allegations broke early Friday...
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Video shows life-threatening flooding near Baltimore

Video shows life-threatening flooding near Baltimore

Maryland emergency management officials urged people to avoid downtown Ellicott City, an area outside Baltimore. Read more ...

Flash flooding reported in Maryland as heavy rain soaks much of state

Flash flooding reported in Maryland as heavy rain soaks much of state

News outlets showed photos and video of brown water rushing down Main Street in Ellicott City, just outside Baltimore. Read more ...

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'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office

Disney estimated Sunday that "Solo" will gross $101 million over the four-day Memorial Day weekend. Read more ...

Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

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US delegation holds talks with North Korean officials

US delegation holds talks with North Korean officials

Trump told reporters Saturday that there was "a lot of goodwill," that the original plan was still being considered and that "that hasn't changed." Read more ...

The Latest: Danica Patrick crashes out of Indy 500

The Latest: Danica Patrick crashes out of Indy 500

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Boston's Memorial Day flag garden idea spreads across the US

Boston's Memorial Day flag garden idea spreads across the US

Over 37,000 American flags grace the Boston Common as part of an annual Memorial Day tradition to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice Read more ...

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Police: Decomposing body found under bridge identified as missing 5-year-old Kansas boy

Police say a small, decomposing body found in central Kansas has been identified as that of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, who has been missing since February. Read more ...

George HW Bush hospitalized in Maine

George HW Bush hospitalized in Maine

Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized in Maine on Sunday. Bush was previously hospitalized in January 2017 and April 2018 . Former President George HW Bush, 93... Read more ...

Fort Worth Invitational: Justin Rose captures season's second win

Fort Worth Invitational: Justin Rose captures season's second win

Justin Rose looked like he was playing a different course than the rest of the field at times this week. Read more ...