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Speaking Truth to Power

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Anna avatar
Anna

So important to hear Anita's story and recognize how she helped bring value to women's voices particularly in politics. She has become a great role model for many including myself.

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Tom

America, revealed

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Debra

I would like to thank Anita Hill for her honesty and courage. We as women have come a long way since 1991. But obviously, going through the ignorance and bullying of men has not changed. I hope that Dr. Ford's testimony will bring us closer to the realization that behavior, such as the ...Read more

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James

"During his time on the court, we rarely hear from Clarence Thomas. Really long periods of years go by where Clarence Thomas does not ask a single question, he rarely writes opinions, but he has remained a very stalwart member of the Court's conservative bloc."
-- Kate Zernike, NYT. The ...Read more

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Matthew

That is so crazy to think: an all white male committee half-way believing Ms. Hill, until the next day, when Thomas dares them to push back on his claim of racism. Conversation over for the committee. How could Thomas have claimed to have been lynched, even metaphorically? He was rubbing ...Read more

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Omar

It was appalling to see how mismanaged this sexual harassment case was handled by the U.S government. Of course, as anyone with eyes and rational logic can see, there's still sexual harassment in America and a difficulty to have an open and honest conversation about it. However, this movie ...Read more

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Eve

So inspiring, and so timely...Kavanagh hearings going on right now.

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Onyinye

how dare Clarence Thomas try to claim racial discrimination when the woman he harassed was also black. and he's still a justice 27 years later! disgusting. so inspired by Anita's pose, attitude, and sophistication through such a trying ordeal.

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Angelique

What a great woman who open doors for many of us.

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Diane

Touching, Inspiring - the very essence of strength.

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Kamlu

Brave!

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Rachel

This film was really great. Opened my eyes to a lot I didn't know before.

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Omar

Very moving. Very empowering. Makes you want to find and use your voice for social justice.

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Darlene

Great film. I thought she was brave at the time. She was smarter than the white men sitting in judgement of her. They lacked what she had -- honesty, dignity and courage.

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John

Very good film. Informative. She had nothing to gain for herself really. Plenty to lose, but she still stood up and fought for other women. Brave, smart. Classy.

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Eileen

Women are still fighting sexual harassment, but today I hope that those men would ask the right questions now. I am so glad that she is still encouraging others. What a brave, smart, and dignified woman . Thank you Anita.

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Nandi

I'm very glad Dr. Anita Hill didn't keep silent,

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Olivia

It's clear this brave woman and her story has helped to inspire a social movement around sexual harassment. #MeToo.

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Anonymous

It should be available more places for all to watch!

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Dylan

Not long ago the concept of "Sexual Harassment" was virtually unknown. ANITA reveals how this changed, and how one woman - testifying before an mostly male U.S. Senate committee including so-called progressives like Joseph Biden - gave cover to millions of other women, and men, allowing them ...Read more