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Here's how #MeToo movement is gathering global momentum, uprooting misogyny

Over the last 50 years, the women's movement has scored many, many victories


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The famous tenor Enrico Caruso went on trial in 1906 for an incident at the monkey house in Central Park. He was accused of the indecent assault of 30-year-old Hannah Graham. Caruso in turn accused one of the monkeys of pinching the victim’s rear end. Other accusations of sexual harassment emerged at the trial. The newspapers called the singer “an Italian pervert.” He was found guilty and fined $10.
There were rumors that the Monkey House incident was a set up, largely because the arresting police officer and Ms. Graham knew each other. But that

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First Published: Sep 27 2018 | 7:47 AM IST

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