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Sexual Harassment and Hollywood's Double Standard

Posted by Dr. Keith Stanglin on January 9, 2018 at 12:42 PM


At the Golden Globe Awards this past Sunday, a number of actresses and actors wore black as a sign of protest against sexual harassment in Hollywood.  This is simply the latest statement of solidarity in light of the recent explosion of accusations against famous (and other not-so-famous) men, especially in—but not limited to—the entertainment industry.  The “#metoo” movement has become a cultural phenomenon, and the “Silence Breakers” were collectively awarded Time magazine’s person of the year in 2017.

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Topics: Golden Globes 2018, Harvey Weinstein, Hollywood, #metoo, sexual harassment

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