Me Too movement
Movement against sexual harassment and assault
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The Me Too movement, with variations of related local or international names, is a movement against sexual abuse and sexual harassment where people publicize allegations of sex crimes committed by powerful and/or prominent men. The phrase "Me Too" was initially used in this context on social media in 2006, on Myspace, by sexual harassment survivor and activist Tarana Burke.
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Weinstein sentenced to 23 years prison, taken to NY hospital for chest painsFormer movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced on Wednesday to 23 years in prison for sexual assault and rape after giving a rambling court statement sympathizing with men accused of sexual..
Weinstein taken to NY hospital for chest pains after getting 23-year prison sentenceFormer movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced on Wednesday to 23 years in prison for sexual assault and rape after giving a rambling court statement sympathizing with men accused of sexual..
Weinstein gets 23-year sentence, expresses sympathy for men in #MeToo eraFormer movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced on Wednesday to 23 years in prison for sexual assault and rape after giving a rambling court statement sympathizing with men accused of sexual..
Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison, voices sympathy for men in #MeToo eraFormer movie producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison on Wednesday for his sexual assault and rape convictions last month after delivering a rambling statement to the court..
Tarana Burke: MeToo movement not a war against menTarana Burke, who founded the MeToo movement says the campaign is "not a woman's movement".
Weinstein rape trial deliberations resume after defense tries to oust jurorThe jury in former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein's rape trial resumed deliberations on Wednesday, as his lawyers failed in their effort to get a juror removed for writing a review of a novel..
Weinstein rape trial shows #MeToo accusers should prepare for courtroom grillingIn the #MeToo era, women who make sexual misconduct allegations against powerful men can count on public support, but the rape trial in New York of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein has shown that..
Weinstein trial revives #MeToo, a hashtag with movement's longevityThe Harvey Weinstein rape trial opened in January with celebrity appearances, noisy protests and graphic accounts of alleged assaults - and a spike in usage of the #MeToo hashtag that has become..
Harvey Weinstein jury selection: bias, big data and 'likes'When lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial question potential jurors on Thursday, they may already know who has used the #MeToo hashtag on Twitter or criticized victims of sexual harassment in a..
#MeToo gave women a voice but solutions still missing: novelist AdichieThe #MeToo movement may have given women's rights a boost but the drive for gender equality still takes "two steps forward, and one step backwards," Nigerian novelist and activist Chimamanda Ngozi..
In #MeToo landmark moment, high stakes Weinstein rape trial starts in New YorkFormer film producer Harvey Weinstein arrived at a Manhattan court on Monday for the start of his landmark rape trial, met by celebrity accusers including Rosanna Arquette who helped fuel the #MeToo..
In #MeToo landmark moment, Weinstein arrives at New York court for rape trialHarvey Weinstein arrived at a Manhattan court on Monday for the start of his landmark trial on charges of rape, allegations that helped fuel the #MeToo movement and a reckoning for powerful men accused..
Has #MeToo changed Bollywood?India's film industry was rocked by the #MeToo campaign more than a year ago - what's happened since?
Hollywood group launches largest-ever survey on sexual harassmentTwo years after the #MeToo scandal first roiled Hollywood, causing dozens of powerful men to lose their jobs, a new group on Wednesday launched what it said was the largest-ever industry-wide survey..
#MeToo drove rise in CEO firings in 2018: reportThe number of corporate leaders fired for #MeToo-related misconduct rose in 2018 while the number of S&P 500 companies led by females fell 20%, according to a report from U.S. think-tank the Conference..
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John Legend and Kelly Clarkson update Baby It's Cold Outside for #MeToo eraJohn Legend and Kelly Clarkson rework the Christmas hit that caused a #MeToo outcry last year.
Sandra Muller, France's #MeToo creator, found guilty of defamationSandra Muller is ordered to pay €20,000 to the man she accused of flirting with her inappropriately.
Hong Kong: Protesters join MeToo rally against policeThousands gathered to demand answers after protesters accused the police of using sexual violence.
U.N. labor body adopts #MeToo pact against violence at workThe U.N. agency overseeing international labor standards adopted on Friday a new treaty against violence and harassment in the workplace, fueled by the women's #MeToo movement.