#Metoo is the new internet trend which is going viral and every woman is tweeting about it..
Over 40,000 women have tweeted about #Metoo and joined the movement including some of the celebrities, politicians and activists. These two words #metoo are surfacing on every corner of social media. This movement is the aftermath of one of the Hollywood’s mogul Harvey Weinstein.
He is accused of raping, harassment and molestation charges by more than a dozens of women, which contain number of renown actresses and women working in film industry. Even Angelina Jolie talking to NYT said,
“I had a bad experience with Harvey Weinstein in my youth and as a result chose never to work with him again, and warn others when they did,”
It all started when a Hollywood actress and a victim of sexism Alyssa Milano took over twitter and encouraged all women to share their sexual harassment stories, if they’d had ever face or been sexually assaulted by bosses, teachers or their uncles. In just 24 hours thousands of women commented #Metoo. and it went on, nearly more than a million times that tweet was retweeted.
“If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet.” Alyssa Milano
In England, MP of labor party Stella Creasy also tweeted.
— stellacreasy (@stellacreasy) October 15, 2017
And it went on.
#MeToo I’ve been a victim of domestic violence for 21 years. Tied in because I have kids and I don’t know how to break free
— Jasmin (@Jasmin09189556) October 17, 2017
Share your stories in comments with #metoo !