Morgan Freeman’s second response to sexual harassment allegations
Morgan Freeman has discharged a moment proclamation after various ladies approached to blame him for improper conduct and badgering on Thursday.
An aggregate of 16 individuals were met about assertions against the performing artist. Some asserted Freeman irritated them, while others said that they saw unseemly conduct.
In the result of the assertions, the 80-year-old discharged an announcement in which he apologized for any distress he had caused the ladies. He has now discharged a moment proclamation clearing up his statement of regret and denying that he struck any ladies or made dangerous workplaces.
Freeman’s full explanation read:
I am devastated that 80 years of my life is at risk of being undermined, in the blink of an eye, by Thursday’s media reports.
“All victims of assault and harassment deserve to be heard. And we need to listen to them. But it is not right to equate horrific incidents of sexual assault with misplaced compliments or humor.
“I admit that I am someone who feels a need to try to make women — and men — feel appreciated and at ease around me. As a part of that, I would often try to joke with and compliment women, in what I thought was a light-hearted and humorous way.
“Clearly I was not always coming across the way I intended. And that is why I apologized Thursday and will continue to apologize to anyone I might have upset, however unintentionally.
“But I also want to be clear: I did not create unsafe work environments. I did not assault women. I did not offer employment or advancement in exchange for sex. Any suggestion that I did so is completely false.”