GlobalWE News Hub

News of Interest


Harvard GlobalWE maintains a GlobalWE News Hub that provides links to articles related to issues surrounding the empowerment of women and girls, which we think may be of interest to our membership. Please note that articles we post may contain positions that we neither endorse nor support. The goal is to maintain a hub of articles that present various points of view on issues related to global women's empowerment. In line with our missionHarvard GlobalWE does not advocate a specific ideology or agenda; rather, we highlight and raise awareness about issues concerning women's empowerment worldwide, including but not limited to: education, political rights, freedom from violence, economic empowerment, and women's healthcare.


Sexual Harassment, Assault, Misconduct, and #MeToo

The #MeToo Movement - Various Perspectives

The Post-Weinstein Reckoning | The Cut | Nov 12, 2017
Maybe Men Will Be Scared for a While | The Cut | Jan 17, 2018
It's Time to Resist the Excesses of #MeToo | NY Mag | Jan 12, 2018
When Does a Watershed Become a Sex Panic? | The New Yorker | Nov 14, 2017
Catherine Deneuve and Others Denounce the #MeToo Movement | The New York Times | Jan 9, 2018
The Transformation of Sexual Harassment Law Will Be Double-Faced | The New Yorker | Dec 20, 2017
13 Bold Women Challenge #MeToo Campaign | Real Clear Politics | Dec 18, 2017 
Where #MeToo Goes Off the Rails | Chicago Tribune | Oct 23, 2017

The Aziz Ansari Issue
I Started the Media Men List | The Cut | Jan 10, 2018
Listen to the 'Bad Feminists' | Bloomberg | Jan 17, 2018

Women’s Self-Agency
A Longtime Sex Therapist's Lessons From The Aziz Ansari Date Tell-All | WBUR | Jan 19, 2018
Why Do Women Make Themselves Attractive? | Chicago Tribune | Nov 2, 2017 

Global Perspectives
Harassment All Around, Afghan Women Weigh Risks of Speaking Out | The New York Times | Dec 10, 2017
China’s #MeToo Moment | The New Yorker | Feb 1, 2018

Men’s Complicity
The Harvard Community is Responsible for Sexual Assault | The Harvard Crimson | Dec 11, 2017
I thought I was one of the good guys. Then I read the Aziz Ansari story. | Vox | Jan 24, 2018

The Next Harvard President and #MeToo
#MeToo May Bring Increased Vetting for Presidential Candidates | The Harvard Crimson | Jan 17, 2018

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