#MeToo: a 'Primal Scream' or 'Too Perfect Meme'?

Weighing the pros and cons of hashtag campaign against sexual harassment, assault
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 19, 2017 12:19 PM CDT

(Newser) – Don't expect the #MeToo campaign to fade away after nearly 15 million posts across Facebook and Twitter. "We are going to be vocal until this stops," says Alyssa Milano, who drew attention to the hashtag highlighting sexual assault and harassment in the wake of allegations against Harvey Weinstein, per ABC News. The 44-year-old actress said on Good Morning America Thursday that she plans to "fix this problem" by working with the Creative Coalition advocacy group to institute new rules regarding gender equality in the entertainment industry. "There are a lot of gray lines," she says. "We need to figure out those protocols and define those lines so that men know that they cannot cross them." More on the campaign:

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