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Two years on from the Weinstein revelations, what’s changed?

Two books on the Me Too movement show how systematic misogyny grows

By Miranda France   December 2019

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Massimo Percossi/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

Among the incidents in my own #MeToo dossier probably only two were dangerous. The first happened in childhood. I was eight and playing in the park when a man approached me with his penis exposed and asked me to stroke it. I nearly did (I thought you should do what adults said), but then I spotted my cousin in the distance and took my chance to run after him.

The second time, I was 25 and spending…

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