December 9, 2017
2017 was a big year for Women's Rights after decades of sexual misconduct by powerful men in the workplace. It resulted in the firing of men in many industries including entertainment, politics, and business ... and continues to ripple out into the mainstream. Men also came out in defense of women and to tell their personal stories with other men. This went from a Moment to a Movement that most agree was long overdue.
It was surprising to see the number and names of the women who came forth and the men accused, thought most were know in their industries as predators. In the bigger picture, that which is corrupt is surfacing slowly with the help of social media. Corruption in all forms seems to move us to untold truths. It's all going somewhere ... quickly.
Time's Person of the Year is 'The Silence Breakers' of #MeToo Movement NBC - December 6, 2017
"The Silence Breakers" of the #MeToo movement, who gave a voice to sexual assault and harassment survivors - and showed them that they are not alone - are Time's 2017 Person of the Year, the magazine revealed exclusively Wednesday morning on "Today." While the concept of #MeToo was started in 2006 by activist Tarana Burke, its use became part of the national conversation in October after celebrities on social media used it to share their own sexual abuse stories in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. The wave of stories prompted people from all walks of life to add their voice to the movement.
Why older women will rule the world: The future is female, MIT expert says NBC - December 6, 2017
If you’re a woman with a bit of life experience, you already know you’re the boss. You’re more likely to drive health care decisions in your family, control household spending, care for millennials and elders, start a business and initiate a divorce. You have the longevity advantage over men. In other words, you rule. But does the world know it? Older women can sometimes feel like they’re invisible to workplaces and businesses, but they're actually the trailblazers others should be watching, says Joseph F. Coughlin, director of the AgeLab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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