‘She Said’ Sheds New Light on Weinstein Scandal

‘She Said’ Sheds New Light on Weinstein Scandal

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Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohey, the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters who originally broke the Weinstein scandal, tell the story of how it all came to light in their new book She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement. Now, Harvey Weinstein faces five felony charges connected to his patterns of sexual abuse, as well as various civil suits. But back when Kantor and Twohey began looking into some of the rumors about Weinstein, he was still an immensely powerful presence in Hollywood. The book details how the reporters discovered numerous complaints about inappropriate behavior, under-the-table payoffs to …