The movement, launched in the wake of accusations against producer Harvey Weinstein and other Hollywood luminaries, defeated Donald Trump for the title.
Time Magazine has named anti-harassment, what the magazine called "those who break the silence" as Person of the Year, 2017.
The movement, launched as a result of accusations of sexual harassment and aggression against producer Harvey Weinstein and other prominent men in Hollywood, it is credited with fueling a moment of calculation about the treatment of women in the workplace.
The weather made the announcement on Wednesday.
The movement, which has been called #MeToo, due to the popular hashtag related to the cause, beat President Donald Trump by the most memorable title of Time . Trump, who was the person of the year in the year in 201
Community activist and community organizer Tarana Burke created the #MeToo hashtag in 2006. The movement received wide attention after actress Alyssa Milano tweeted the phrase on October 15. , 2017. The hashtag was shared millions of times on Twitter and Facebook and became an international phenomenon, with a tendency in at least 85 countries. It has generated local slang versions, including #BalanceTonPorc (#DenounceYourPig) in France, #quellavoltache (#TheTimeThat) in Italy and # YoTambién (#MeToo in Spanish) for Spain and Latin America.
#MeToo has spread far beyond Hollywood, but the entertainment industry has been the most affected by the anti-bullying movement, with dozens of men accused of abuse and powerful figures such as actor Kevin Spacey, the comedian Louis CK and news anchor Matt Lauer fired as a result of the accusations against him.