Why black women are missing from stories of sex harrassment and abuse in Hollywood

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New sexual misconduct allegations against different men seem to tumble out every day. Could this be a long overdue moment of reckoning for powerful abusers? Maybe. But there’s a hole in the conversation. So far, most of the alleged victims we’ve heard from have been white women. Some say that’s because for women of color, the stakes of going public are still too high.

Credits

Guests:
Karen Attiah - The Washington Post - @KarenAttiah, Clarkisha Kent - Writer for The Root, and BET. - @IWriteAllDay_

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Gina Pollack, Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole