In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, the hashtag #MeToo is now trending in a social media campaign to illustrate the prevalence of sexual harassment and assault.
If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet. pic.twitter.com/k2oeCiUf9n
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) October 15, 2017
Actress Alyssa Milano launched the campaign on Sunday, calling on users to speak up if they’ve ever experienced sexual harassment or assault.
The words #MeToo are trending on social media. Women are sharing their stories of being sexually assaulted or harassed.
The stats are really alarming.
— S.👸 (@Lahorifairy1) October 16, 2017
#MeToo Tailors in Pakistan who always need to measure your chest and hips at least 7 times. You always know when the hand lingers too long.
— Rimmel Mohydin (@Rimmel_Mohydin) October 16, 2017
I can't confront that person since I was a kid at that time but I can acknowledge! #MeToo
— Sha (@sei_saye) October 16, 2017
Every single woman has a #MeToo story.
If that doesn't terrify you then you're the problem.
— BREAKFAST BINT (@zaanbanaan) October 16, 2017
I don't have the heart to recount all the times I was groped,grabbed and teased. https://t.co/i9O6vTzQ8q
— F. (@DrSchadenfreud) October 16, 2017