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Joe Biden Condemns Harvey Weinstein For 'Disgusting, Immoral' Misconduct

Joe Biden Condemns Harvey Weinstein For 'Disgusting, Immoral' Misconduct
From TIME - October 11, 2017

Former Vice President Joe Biden condemned Harvey Weinstein during a speech Wednesday, calling his behavior "disgusting" and "immoral" following a string of sexual harassment allegations against the Hollywood mogul.

"My father taught me that the greatest sin that could be committed was the abuse of power, whether it was mental, physical, or economic," Biden said at the Anti-Violence Project Courage Awards in New York, the Washington Examiner reports.

"The cardinal sin was for a man to use his power, physical or economic, to abuse a woman or her child," Biden said. "It's disgusting."

Weinstein was fired last week by his own production company following claims by multiple women in The New Yorker and the New York Times, that the Hollywood producer had sexually assaulted them. Three women accuse Weinstein of rape.

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