Anonymity helps #MeToo extend its reach into new communities | Curio
News and insights read out for you.
10,000+ audio articles. 50+ world-leading publications.

All in 1 subscription.

Financial Times logo

Anonymity helps #MeToo extend its reach into new communities

5 mins | Jul 31, 2020
story image

Women from conservative cultures are being encouraged to speak out on sexual abuse. Thanks to a social media campaign in which women revealed their experiences of alleged abuse, Egypt has passed an anonymity bill. This landmark move can provide necessary protection for some countries where female sexuality is heavily policed. Yousra Elbagir examines in the Financial Times.

Get unlimited access free for 7 days, then $8.33/month (billed annually)
Get started