Women Speak Out Against Sexual Assault

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It started with an article and grew into a movement. #MeToo was born in the wake of a Pulitzer-prize winning New York Times investigative report on producer Harvey Weinstein's habitual sexual harassment of young women. The hashtag empowered women around the world to share their stories of sexual assault and abuse. Corporations responded by firing dozens of accused CEOs, media moguls, and movie stars, and politicians responded by sponsoring legislation against sexual harassment. This collection of articles tracks the movement from its start. It looks at the international response and inevitable criticism, as well as the future of the movement.
Publisher: New York, NY : New York Times Educational Publishing, 2019
Characteristics: 221 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781642820027 (paperback)
1642820024 (paperback)
Call Number: TEEN 305.42 METOO
Alternative Title: MeToo
Hashtag Me Too


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It all started with an article and grew to a movement. Read this book to get an overview for what the #MeToo movement is all about and how it is changing our society.

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