Yeah, you might want to rethink that one…
Painful but necessary
“We are looking at a problem on the scale of the Catholic Church — if not bigger.”
“…very confident these are solid and actionable cases.”
Evening the odds
Retribution vs rehabilitation
“We know the difference between a rapist, a workplace harasser, and an Aziz Ansari.”
“I cried the whole ride home. At that point I felt violated. That last hour was so out of my hand.”
“…told his friend to fire up his cell phone and shoot video of what was about to happen.”
Now it can be told.
“He said to me, `Do you really want to continue working?'”
“She mentally deteriorated instantly.”
“He then told Cesar that no one would believe him if he ever reported the incident.”
How did we not think of that before?
“Blunder!” she wrote
“While her memory of that evening is very different from mine…”
No, not him.
Scum spreads in the shadows
Consciousness of guilt?
“Things women do lie about: what they ate for lunch. Things women don’t lie about: rape.”
“It’s really difficult when someone who has been a champion for you turns out to be the exact opposite for someone else.”
“Maybe down the road there is room for that, maybe so.”
“I’ve been hearing that, and it’s very rewarding.”
The charges pile up
“I always have said, ‘He tried to rape me.'”
“Harvey believes he is a savior.”
“He shoved me onto the bed, and he got on top of me.”
“I have helped her dramatically in her career.”
“I think we also need to start talking about the power that women have to control the situation.”
“It was disgusting.”
“Over & over I said it.”
“Let’s just pretend the shoe was on the other foot.”
“This was ongoing predatory behavior towards women—whether they consented or not.”