"And we all need to build a culture -including by empowering our girls and teaching our boys decency and respect - so we can make such behavior less prevalent in the future".
"This is beyond despicable, beyond shameful, these rumors have been out there for years, and it's not surprising from the left", Hannity said.
Actresses Angelina Jolie, Ashley Judd and Gwyneth Paltrow are among the women who have spoken publicly about alleged incidents involving Weinstein.
Weinstein has been fired by the Weinstein Company boar but has denied the allegations of non-consensual sex. Weinstein personally shared in the best-picture Oscar for "Shakespeare in Love".
Model and actress Cara Delevingne is joining the long list of Harvey Weinstein accusers.
"The Academy finds the conduct described in the allegations against Harvey Weinstein to be repugnant, abhorrent, and antithetical to the high standards of the Academy and the creative community it represents". Become a subscriber and support the site! "At that moment I felt very powerless and scared but didn't want to act that way hoping that I was wrong about the situation", she wrote.
A message sent to a Weinstein spokeswoman was not immediately returned.
Earlier Tuesday, the New Yorker reported that 16 former and current executives and assistants at The Weinstein Co. and his former company Miramax either witnessed or knew of Weinstein's unwanted sexual advances.
After Farrow took the story to The New Yorker, Oppenheim said he "greatly expanded" his reporting.
Obama's statement about sexual harassment charges against Harvey Weinstein came five days after stories of the claims have surfaced. The university says it has begun the process for revoking the honorary degree it bestowed on him in 2000.
Numerous critics, however, noted that Hannity himself has turned a blind eye to prominent figures accused of serial sexual harassment.
That this could happen to an established, male and physically strong actor, proves that it could happen to anyone, and does.
The British academy has about 7,500 members who work in film, television and games.