Many liberals even resisted the movement to end rape on campus. And yet, legal, political, and cultural efforts, often spearheaded by women of color, were quietly paving the way for the takedown of abusers and harassers. Reckoning delivers the stirring tale of a movement catching fire as pioneering women in the media exposed the Harvey Weinsteins of the world, women flooded the political landscape, and the walls of male privilege finally began to crack. This is revelatory, essential social history. In this inspiring but not unrealistically optimistic history, lawyer and cultural historian Hirshman Sisters in Law narrates the rise of what has become the MeToo movement. The groundwork was laid Read full review. Author of the New York Times best-selling Sisters in Law, Hirshman here chronicles events that backstoried the MeToo movement, starting with complaints about workplace harassment in the s. With a 40,copy first printing.
Rose Arianna McGowan  born September 5, is an American actress, activist, author, director, and singer. She had her breakthrough in the horror film Scream and subsequently headlined the films Going All the Way , Devil in the Flesh , Phantoms , and Jawbreaker During the s, McGowan became known to television audiences for her role as Paige Matthews in The WB supernatural drama series Charmed — and later starred in Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino 's double-feature film Grindhouse In , she made her directorial debut with the short film Dawn, and appeared in the action-thriller series Chosen. In , McGowan released her debut studio album, Planet 9 , followed by a repackage in McGowan has released a memoir, Brave , and starred in the four-part documentary series Citizen Rose , both in In , Time recognized her as one of the Silence Breakers, the magazine's Person of the Year, for speaking out about sexual assault and harassment. She has two half-siblings.
Berry, a New Orleans journalist, tips over a religious rock and finds a nest of corruption, deceit, and despair. Read full review. I don't believe Jason Berry is anti Catholic what so ever
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