The floodgates have opened.
Now, another one.
Beastie Boy Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz's father; playwrite Israel Horovitz.
Nine women have come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct, harassment, and assault against playwright Israel Horovitz, The New York Times reports in a new exposé. Among those who spoke with The Times is a woman named Jocelyn Meinhardt, who was the high school girlfriend of Horovitz’s son Adam, better known as Ad-Rock from Beastie Boys. Meinhardt alleges that Israel Horovitz raped her in 1989 when she was 19 years old. In a statement, Ad-Rock said, “I believe the allegations against my father are true, and I stand behind the women that made them.” The full story contains graphic details about the allegations.