In 2006, Tarana Burke was being used by a desire to do something about the sexual violence she saw in her parish. She took out a piece of paper, wrote “Me Too” across the top and laid out an action plan for a advance centres on the strength of empathy between survivors. More than a decade later, she reflects on what has since become a global flow — and makes a strong call to dismantle the influence and liberty that are building blocks of sexual violence. “We owe future generations no less than a world-wide free of sexual violence, ” she says. “I believe we can improved that world.”

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