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Mary Bruce

About the Author Mary Bruce is the Executive Director of the BA Rudolph Foundation. She also sits on the steering committee of Equity in the Center.
EmpowHER: Implementing Sexual Harassment Guidance in the #MeToo Era

EmpowHER: Implementing Sexual Harassment Guidance in the #MeToo Era

In recent years, movements such as #MeToo and #TimesUp have created a louder, shared voice against sexual harassment and sexual violence. Functioning in many ways as a space for individuals to come forward and share all-too-painful experiences, often in the workplace, these movements have created a collective (albeit imperfect) space to do the work: to understand individual and shared experience, to hold those who have done and are doing harm publicly accountable for their actions, and to collect, create, and disseminate resources to create change. While the impact of these moments is different for each of us, for me personally,