Weinstein found guilty of criminal sex act and rape

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Weinstein accused by more than 100 women. The Muslim Times has the best collection for women rights

The Muslim Times’ Chief Editor’s comment: Islam should also be about just society and absolute justice, rather than an obsession with whether Fajr Salat has two, four or six rakats.

Source: CNN

#MeToo founder: It took years and millions of voices to get to today’s verdict

Following today’s verdict, Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement, thanked both the “survivors who courageously testified,” and jury that “voted to find an unremorseful Harvey Weinstein guilty.”

She noted how long it took to get to this day.

“Harvey Weinstein operated with impunity and without remorse for decades in Hollywood. Yet, it still took years, and millions of voices raised, for one man to be held accountable by the justice system,” she said in a statement.

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