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At last, all women will have legal protection against harassment in the workplace thanks to #MeToo

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    “Why can you get fined for dropping a cigarette on the street, but not for harassing women?”

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    This woman’s Citymapper experience is frightening, but all too relatable

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    Upskirting is now officially a criminal offence in the UK

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Dolly Parton's sister urges singer to speak out over #MeToo abuse

Stella Parton says there is "a code of silence" in the country music industry

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Anna Brech
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There was "banter", says Philip Green, as he rejects abuse claims

The retail tycoon says he is the one being harassed

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Anna Brech
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Channel 4 newsreader Cathy Newman: I was sexually assaulted as a teenager by a boy in my school

"Your instinct is to sort of laugh it off and then question whether you were to blame"

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Anna Brech
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“Louis CK’s comeback proves it: artists think they can get away with anything”

The comedian’s casual return to the stage is yet more evidence that talented performers believe the rules don’t apply to them.

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Stevie Martin
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UK police tweeted their sexual assault “advice” – and Twitter responded accordingly

Liverpool council and the police have now issued an apology.

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Mira Sorvino didn't feel “important enough” to report Harvey Weinstein

"I just kind of tried to put it to the side and keep working and go on about my life"

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Megan Murray
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Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape in court

Weinstein is currently free on $1m (£751,000) bail.

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Susan Devaney
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How Brad Pitt leveraged his fame and power to protect Gwyneth Paltrow

“He’s the best.”

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Susan Devaney
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Ryan Seacrest gets caught making creepy comments to Katy Perry on camera

Watch it for yourself.

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Susan Devaney
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Government asks women to submit sexual harassment accounts

“Women and girls are harassed on buses, trains, in the street and in bars and clubs”

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Susan Devaney
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Michael Douglas pre-emptively denies sexual misconduct allegations

The actor’s children are “really upset” by the claim.

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Susan Devaney
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Dylan Farrow challenges Hollywood on protecting Woody Allen – again

“It breaks my heart when women and men I admire work with Allen, then refuse to answer questions about it.”

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People are brilliantly summing up 2017 in 4 words

“Surprisingly we still alive”

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Susan Devaney
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Oscar-nominated director accused of sexual harassment by 31 women

“He told me he'd love nothing more than to masturbate while looking into my eyes”

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Susan Devaney
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Margot Robbie writes stirring open letter to Hollywood

Margot Robbie praises women as the “real heroes” in stirring open letter to Hollywood

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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