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Sexual harassment no longer a silent secret as #MeToo, Trump embolden women to speak out

Updated: Jan 10, 2018


When Anita Hill stepped into the spotlight 26 years ago to accuse then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment, she faced a skeptical all-male Senate Judiciary Committee and a dismissive public.


For decades, her testimony served as a cautionary tale for women.


To speak out was to become part of a “he said, she said” narrative and it was the “he” that usually drowned out the “she.”


No more.


Read more: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/new-jersey/2017/11/03/sexual-harassment-no-longer-silent-secret-metoo-trump-embolden-women-speak-out/820778001/