Biased Journalism Is Gutting the #MeToo Movement
by Alexandra Desanctis, National Review April 17, 2020
Overhyping sexual-assault allegations against Kavanaugh but downplaying those against Biden undermines the #MeToo movement’s promise.
October 2017, reporters publicized the stories of women who claimed to have been sexually harassed and assaulted by Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Since then, our country has been in the grips of a reckoning. The outpouring of similar tales in the months following the Weinstein story seemed as if it would never end; every other day we heard about yet another celebrity accused of using his fame to mistreat the women around him.