The movement which encouraged the victims of sexual harassment.
The origin arises from TARANA BURKE,an American social activist who started this movement in 2006.It became popular by American actress ALYSSA MILANOon Twitter in 2017.
This hastag was first used in October 2017. And
It had been used by more than 200,000 times on that day.
More than 500,000 times by October 16
In Facebook,this hastag was used by more than 4.7 million in 12 million posts.
Sexual violence affected one-third of all women world wide which was estimated by World Health Organization.
This movement took place in the various fields like music industry,sciences, education,politics,government sector,medicine, Social justice and journalism,military,pornography, astronomy and many more
In France,a person who makes a sexual harrasment complaint at work is fired 40% of time ,accused person is not punished or even investigated
In US,25-85% of women say they experience sexual harrasment at work.
In India, a student gave her friends a list containing names of professors and academics in Indian university system to be avoided
Several apps have been developed which offer various ways to express sexual misconduct.
Sexual violence sufferers are alone and should not be ashamed
This is a standing in solidarity to all those who have been hurt
It is a manifestation of International movement
It was born in October 2018 , Bollywood actress started this movement who accused Nana Patekar
Director Vikas Bahl on the sets of Queen
Standup comedian Utsav Chakraboty
Director Sajid Khan
Tamil poet,lyricist,author Vairamuthu .Singer Chinmayi used her Twitter account to highlight the instances.
MJ Akbar ,former Union Minister
Rahul Johri,BCCI CEO
Anirban Blah,talent manager
And many more
This movement is not only among women but also for men in the name of '#MenToo