Who knows what I'm talking about here saying Tony Robbins, the self-help guru, who famously encourages his clients to walk on fire is now being raked over the coals himself.
After igniting controversy, with his comments about women in the Robbins, was speaking at one of his unleash the power within events last month, when he made the statement, San Jose arena was packed with attendees among them named McCool, who questioned what Robbins was proclaiming.
So I have lots of me2 stories and I'm also a survivor of violence in my home as a child, and I think it was the me2 movement that gave me the courage to speak up.
Oh gosh, you know Tony Robbins you've cut this all wrong.
I think the need for you personally when you're seeing is people making them so significant, but maybe somebody else getting certainty and there's nothing wrong with that and just make them happy.
I'M, not I'm not convicted, but McCool doubles down on her defense of me to a movement organized to empower sexual harassment, victims, but they're.
Also, a significant number of people who are using it not to read to relive whatever may happen to them, but to make it safe for the Robbins invites need to join him, pushing his point and pushing her.
Apparently it's something he does that a lot of his seminars.
This pushing exercise, but I didn't know what he where he was going with it.
I'M a tall woman, I'm five foot, eight, he is so big and when he stepped up to me right at first and he looked down on me, I triggered because he looked angry and larger than life personality continues.
The founder of me to movement, Tirana, Burk wrote if you talk to more survivors and less sexist businessmen, maybe you'll understand what we want.
We want safety.
We want healing.
How bad is this for Tony, I think it's terrible I mean Tony's career is based on two things.
One is empathy, the idea that people hire him go to his meetings, go to his seminars because he understands them and he's trying to help them.
If you're gonna be dismissive and perhaps even downright hostile to things that thousands and thousands of people believe that's gonna be bad for your business, the incident went viral when now this news posted the video garnering more than five million views, but Nemean says internet Notoriety was the last thing she had in mind when she registered for the conference I'd seen his stuff on YouTube, but suddenly I thought well.
Maybe Tony Robbins can help me figure out how to move forward.
In my life cuz, I felt really stuck an out-of-work lawyer.
She paid nearly 3000 to attend the event that money has since been refunded.
Cole is one of the millions who have turned to Robbins self-help seminars, have the vibe of a rock concert preaching about personal performance, physical fitness and what he calls emotional mastery he's.
Also, a best-selling author entrepreneur, most people don't even make a resolution anymore.
Why infomercial fixture reported net worth of five hundred million he's even the subject of a Netflix documentary?
I am NOT your guru.
I used the intervention to teach principle in the middle of it.
I love that that's my favorite way to do.
Robbins issued an apology yesterday on Facebook, saying in part I apologize for suggesting anything other than my profound admiration for the hashtag me too movement and it's clear that I still have much to learn.
Abc News reached out for comment, and we were referred back to that Facebook statement.
My first reactions to watching that.
To be quite honest, it's just really exhausting it's frustrating.
There was a moment, in particular in the video where she, you know, stood up to voice her opinion and he silenced her before she could even get her thought out.