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ALABAMA AND #METOO'S DISRUPTIVE FORCE

By Ashwini Tambe | The Conversation

"Roy Moore’s electoral defeat in Alabama is an important victory for #MeToo.

"Let’s recall that the allegations about his preying on teenagers came to light amidst a wave of #MeToo-inspired charges. National attention to sexual harassment raised the profile of this state-level race.

"The focus has now turned to Donald Trump, as some members of Congress call for investigating multiple complaints of sexual misconduct against him. If their call gains traction, it will be a remarkable development."

Read the complete piece in The Conversation.

Photo: A woman rallies for Doug Jones on Dec. 12. Jones defeated Republican. Roy Moore who was accused of sexual misconduct. AP Photo/John Bazemore via The Conversation.

Date of Publication: 
12/13/17