For the first time in many of our lifetimes, we as a society are on the verge of true social change. As more and more women and men come forward sharing their stories of sexual harassment and abuse, and more and more men are forced out of positions of power in response to their stories, we are at the precipice of seeing a true shift in the power dynamics that our society has been built on.
One of the biggest reasons that this change is happening is the #MeToo movement. As Time Magazine put it, 2017 is the year of the Silence Breakers.
But, as with any movement as large and far reaching as #MeToo, the spotlight can come with both good and bad. Read below to see what the reporters of The kNOw have to say about the importance of the #MeToo movement — and who it’s leaving behind.