Rose became a flashpoint of controversy last night when he became the latest major public figure to face claims of improper sexual behavior. Washington Post spoke to multiple women who said that Rose’s misconduct included lewd phone calls, inappropriate touching, and him walking in front of one accuser with no clothes on. Shortly after the news broke, Rose was suspended from CBS along with PBS and Bloomberg. All three networks said they would review the situation, and Anthony Mason took the initiative for CBS by addressing the claims against Rose in his Evening News broadcast. Continue reading "BREAKING: Charlie Rose Fired From CBS News Over Sexual Harassment Scandal"
BREAK: CBS has fired Charlie Rose. Memo that just went out to CBS News staffers pic.twitter.com/Db9NpKDv2l— John Koblin (@koblin) November 21, 2017
PBS also released a statement, saying they will suspend distribution for Rose’s show in light of the current situation:
CBS suspends Charlie Rose. Statement: "Charlie Rose is suspended immediately while we look into this matter.”— John Koblin (@koblin) November 20, 2017
And Bloomberg has this statement out:
And here's Bloomberg (which also broadcasts "Charlie Rose"): "We Continue reading "CBS and PBS Suspend Charlie Rose Following Bombshell WaPo Report"