What Time's 'Silence-Breakers' and the #MeToo Movement Miss

Recently, Time Magazine chose "The Silence Breakers," women who started the #MeToo movement by speaking up, as "Person of the Year" for 2017.  The cover of the hard copy and pages on the online edition show beautiful women, mostly famous, looking great.  The article centers on what they faced in work lives with a mention of what poor and minority women often face, plus some feminist narrative. My response to the whole thing was annoyance and irritation, even though I am a woman who has faced harassment in the workplace and who was molested as a girl.  Let me elaborate on what bothered me about the article and highlight other actresses who actually made a difference to me on this topic. One sentence in the article stood out: "When movie stars don't know where to go, what hope is there for the rest of us?"  That seems like a thinly veiled justification for the approach Time took for the article.  In reality, the magazine...(Read Full Article)