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Church now facing its own #MeToo moment, says Australian archbishop

Church now facing its own #MeToo moment, says Australian archbishop

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

In the wake of historic allegations of sexual abuse and cover-up in countries around the world, the Catholic Church is experiencing the same challenge that has brought a reckoning to those who used their authority to abuse or silence victims, said an Australian archbishop.

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Church group asks #MeToo activists for solidarity with persecuted women

Church group asks #MeToo activists for solidarity with persecuted women

Under the title “#MeToo for All,” Aid to the Church in Need has published an open letter to four famous actresses asking their help in publicizing the widespread sexual exploitation of women because of their faith.

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Women at conference speak up about #MeToo movement, sexual revolution

Women at conference speak up about #MeToo movement, sexual revolution

| Emma Vinton Restuccia | June 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mary Rice Hasson, director of the Catholic Women’s Forum and fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, said at a May 31 conference that “it’s no secret that for many months the #MeToo movement has sparked widespread outrage over sexual harassment and a culture that condoned and excused it.”

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Consenting to Sex

Consenting to Sex

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Recent news articles exploring the post-#MeToo world of romance have noted the phenomenon of cell phone “consent apps,” allowing millennials to sign digital contracts before they have sex with their peers, sometimes strangers they have just met.

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Basilica panel discusses #MeToo, abuse prevention

Basilica panel discusses #MeToo, abuse prevention

| Bridget Ryder | March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

In light of a growing tide of women from Hollywood to state houses and beyond who have shared publicly on social media about having been sexually violated, the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis decided to be part of the conversation.

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In #MeToo movement Catholic Church can play role in discussion, healing

In #MeToo movement Catholic Church can play role in discussion, healing

| Carol Zimmermann | December 19, 2017 | 5 Comments

The wave of accusations of sexual harassment, misconduct and assault from Hollywood to Capitol Hill and many places in between in recent months has been described as a revolution, a moment and a time for national reckoning.

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Harvey Weinstein’s not alone

Harvey Weinstein’s not alone

| Greg Erlandson | November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Harvey Weinstein is a pig.

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