Charlie Rose has now been fired from CBS following yesterday’s explosive report from The Washington Post in which eight women came forward with sexual harassment allegations against the veteran journalist.
Network president David Rhodes said on Tuesday that the termination “followed the revelation yesterday of extremely disturbing and intolerable behavior.”
Read the full statement (below):
NEW: CBS News terminates Charlie Rose following allegations of sexual misconduct. “There is absolutely nothing more important, in this or any organization, than ensuring a safe, professional workplace,” says CBS News President David Rhodes. pic.twitter.com/CPgVRjsvXJ
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ CBS News (@CBSNews) November 21, 2017
So far, a replacement for Rose has not been announced. We’ll keep you updated.
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