Newsweek: ‘Friendly’ Emails Are Not Evidence Harvey Weinstein Did Nothing Wrong – Opinion

Silencebreakers, Weinstein

The lawyer insinuated that if Weinstein was such a bad person, these women would have run far and fast from him, instead of trying to court a connection. As trauma mental health professionals who spend a good deal of time working with sexual abuse survivors, we know this is simply untrue. What perpetrators, and people who protect them, don’t want you to know is that this is a common response to a very abusive power differential.

Read the full opinion editorial on Newsweek here.