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Women Crowdfunding To Defend Against Harasser

There is a certain danger in the #metoo campaign of women accusing men of sexual assault and/or harassment. Solidarity Not Silence is a group of women in the UK who have accused a famous musician of just that. They are … Continue reading

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“I’m Sorry,” Say Crowdfunded Companies Gone Bust

Bloomberg reports that apology letters are starting to become a “thing” for crowdfunded companies that have burned through their investors’ funds and have gone bust. It notes that the Seedrs equity crowdfunding portal has seen at least 3 companies bite … Continue reading

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Misidentified Rapist’s Crowdfunding Site Not Satisfied

A guy named “Barry” who claims that he was wrongfully identified in Lena Dunham’s memoir “Not That Kind of Girl” continues to crowdfund for his legal fees even though Dunham’s publisher has issued a clarification that Barry is a pseudonym … Continue reading

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No Such Thing as Bad Publicity

Here’s the recipe on how to make money crowdfunding a movie: “We have $90,000 in this film…$170,000 from Kickstarter, which we don’t have to pay back, and about $200,000 in deferments. Lindsay, Braxton, Bret and I each own a quarter … Continue reading

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