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News Stories: Harvey Weinstein and Louis c.k

news stories: Finally, it seems people are listening, according to NOW Magazine. The news stories surrounding Jian Ghomeshi, Harvey Weinstein, MeToo and now Louis C.K. have captured the world's attention in what feels like a new way. Feminists have been writing about and railing against the depth and regularity of sexual harassment and sexual assault for decades. Long-known public secrets that were previously accepted or ignored due to patriarchy are now ruining careers. There are over 600,000 self-reported sexual assaults per year in Canada. Sexual assault and sexual harassment are common. ( As reported in the news.