If you’ve been on social media over the past week, you’ve no doubt seen the hashtag #metoo or even see friends change their status to me too, possibly even accompanied by their own story of sexual harassment. The hashtag went viral when Allyssa Milano Tweeted out “If all the women who have been sexually assaulted or harassed wrote “me too” as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem”. But Alyssa Milano did not create the #metoo call for action, it was created a decade ago by activist Tarana Burke. Here’s the heart-breaking history of #metoo. [CNN]
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