More than 60 women have signed a letter in which they linked Tom Brokaw with recent allegations of sexual harassment against journalist NBC News support.  Brokaw has often spoken of his Irish roots and his mother's family to the Conleys. He is Huguenot's father. It has been published in the past by our sister publication & # 39; Irish America & # 39; honored,
Brokaw wrote to friends and colleagues on Saturday morning. "It's 4 am on the first day of my new life as a blamed robber in the universe of American journalism I was ambushed and then the culprit went over the pages of The Washington Post and Variety as avatar of male misogyny, deprived of guillotine and deprived of all honor and achievement that I had earned in more than half a century of journalism and citizenship. "
He stated that he had helped the prosecutor who Correspondent Linda Vester has met her in her career twice in 24 years and completely denied the claim. [1
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The support letter was issued to The Washington Post and Variety report on Thu rsday that Brokaw, 78, of hers Meanwhile, 52-headed former war correspondent Linda Vester was accused of molesting her in the mid-1990s when she was in her mid-20s.
Brokaw vehemently denied the allegations. 19659008] Variety reports that the support letter was written by Elizabeth Bowyer, a former producer who worked for Brokaw and NBC News, and also worked with Brokaw on his books The Greatest Generation and Boom: Voices 1960s
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Bowyer sent the letter on Friday morning to several current and former NBC News employees. She said the answer was "overwhelming".
Here is the full letter:
As professional women, we fully support the conversation about abuse of power in the workplace. In the context of this conversation, we would like to share our views on working with Tom Brokaw.
We are current and former colleagues of Tom & # 39; s who have worked with him over a period of four decades. We are producers, correspondents, anchors, directors, executives, researchers, personal assistants, editors and technical staff.
Tom treated each of us with fairness and respect. He has given each of us opportunities for advancement and promoted our achievements throughout our career. As we evolved across industries such as news, publications, law, business, and government, Tom was a valued source of advice and support. We know that he is a man of great decency and integrity. Signed
Anne Binford Allen
Heather Allan  Marilyn Altman
Christine Colvin Casper
Linda Ellman  Judy Farinet
Mary Laurence Flynn
Cheryl Gould [19659009 Erika Beck Grothues
Susan Morris Holey
Nancy Jacoby [KatieKeeney
Audrey Beles Kolina
Maria Alice O Rourke
Nancy Doyle Palmer
Elizabeth Vaughan Romaine  Stephanie Ruhle
Patricia Sullivan [19459011
Clara Duffy Swift  Yuka Tachibana
Dee Dee Thomas Kelly Venardo's
Kristen Welker  09] Carolyn Wheatley
Mary Wolf