Mika Brzezinski Joins Rachel Maddow And Others In Letter Supporting Tom Brokaw

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The claims about Mr. Brokaw shook an NBC news division still reeling from the ouster in November of Matt Lauer, the star "Today" show anchor, after numerous women at the network accused him of sexual harassment.

The e-mail stated that Brokaw will likely be changed by Linda McMahon.

"It is 4 a.m. on the first day of my new life as an accused predator in the universe of American journalism".

MSNBC anchors Andrea Mitchell and Rachel Maddow are among a group of women to sign onto a letter vouching for veteran NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw's character as he faces allegations of sexual harassment.

In a statement to The Post, Vester's lawyer said that "my client stands by the allegations which speak for themselves".

The Morning Joe co-host joined Rachel Maddow, Andrea Mitchell, and more than 60 other women who now or formerly worked at NBC News, who have put their names on the document.

In a statement released through NBC News, Brokaw, who retired as anchor and managing editor of "Nightly News" in 2004 and is now a special correspondent, said: "I met with Linda Vester on two occasions, both at her request, 23 years ago because she wanted advice with respect to her career at NBC".

"She has unleashed a torrent of unsubstantiated criticism and attacks on me more than twenty years after I opened the door for her and a new job at Fox News", Brokaw said in the letter, a copy of which was obtained by CNNMoney.

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Brokaw wrote of being "ambushed and then perp walked" in both The Post and Variety.

"She couldn't pick up the phone and say, 'I'd like to talk".

Vester alleged that on one occasion when she was visiting Denver to cover the visit of Pope John Paul II in 1993, Brokaw approached her from behind and acted inappropriately. She also said she was not surprised about the allegations against Lauer. No clenching her neck.

As I remember, she was at one end of a sofa, I was at the other.

Daily sports headlines from across Gwinnett County, including high school, professional and college news. Vester told the Post and Variety that Brokaw, in both London and NY, grabbed the back of her neck and pulled her in forcefully in an attempt to kiss her.

In his memo Friday, Mr. Lack said the review-led by NBC General Counsel Kim Harris, whom he said "has extensive experience in conducting reviews of this kind"-is nearing its conclusion, with findings to be shared as soon as next week".

Brokaw announced on Friday that he was canceling an appearance to give a commencement speech at Connecticut's Sacred Heart University, saying he did not want to distract from the students and their families.

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