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    A female Senator figured out one small way to fight sexual harassment
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: January 16, 2018, 1:20 pm

    Dahlia Lithwick writes, "Sen. Mazie Hirono, a Democrat from Hawaii, revealed this week, without fanfare or drama, a new series of questions she intends to ask every nominee who appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee: Anybody being vetted for federal judgeships will now be asked about sexual h

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    Time's up defense fund could have major impact, but also faces conflicts
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: January 15, 2018, 7:04 pm

    Gene Maddaus writes, "The Time’s Up campaign got as good a launch as could be hoped for on Sunday, with a heavy promotion at the Golden Globes. By midweek, the campaign had raised more than $16 million for its legal defense fund, including numerous donations of $25 or $50 apiece from the general pub

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    New additions to Senate committee fuel hope for greater focus on diversity in nominees
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: January 15, 2018, 7:01 pm

    Cogan Schneier writes, "With the addition of two new senators, some advocates hope the powerful Senate committee that oversees the judicial nominations process will put a greater focus on the diversity, or lack thereof, among President Donald Trump’s nominees.

    Sens. Cory Booker, D-New Jersey, and K

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    Catherine Deneuve and others denounce the #metoo movement
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: January 15, 2018, 6:59 pm

    Valeriya Safronova writes, "Just one day after Hollywood offered a show of support for the #MeToo movement on the Golden Globes red carpet and stage, a famous actress on the other side of the Atlantic lent her name to a public letter denouncing the movement, as well as its French counterpart, #Balan

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    I started the media men list. My name is Moria Donegan.
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Kelsey Vuillemot | Released: January 15, 2018, 6:55 pm

    Moria Donegan writes, "In October, I created a Google spreadsheet called 'Shitty Media Men' that collected a range of rumors and allegations of sexual misconduct, much of it violent, by men in magazines and publishing. The anonymous, crowdsourced document was a first attempt at solving what has seem

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