The multiple sexual assault allegations made against movie producer Harvey Weinstein in 2017 were shocking, but they could be the catalyst for a long overdue revolution in how such behaviour is treated in the workplace.
Why does the silence need to be broken?
Judging by reports, Harvey Weinstein’s behaviour was the worst kept secret in Hollywood. Both men and women in the industry said nothing despite knowing. Yes, he held many people’s careers in his hands, but even the board at his own company ignored the rumours.