Group of 300 Hollywood women unveil antiharassment initiative

first_imgLawyer Nina Shaw is one of 300 prominent actresses and female agents, writers, directors, producers and entertainment executives who have formed an initiative called Time’s Up, to fight systemic sexual harassment. – ORIANA KOREN/NYT “The struggle for women to break in, to rise up the ranks and to simply be heard and acknowledged in male-dominated workplaces must end; time’s up on this impenetrable monopoly,” the letter says.The group is one answer to the question of how women in Hollywood would respond to cascading allegations that have upended the careers of powerful men in an industry where the prevalence of sexual predation has yielded the minimizing cliché of the “casting couch,” and where silence has been a condition of employment. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement Twitter Advertisementlast_img

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