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Women of Hollywood launch anti-harassment initiative

"300 prominent actresses and female agents, writers, directors, producers and entertainment executives have formed an ambitious, sprawling initiative [Time's Up] to fight systemic sexual harassment in Hollywood and in blue-collar workplaces nationwide," N.Y. Times' Cara Buckley reports.

"A legal defense fund, backed by $13 million in donations, [will] help less privileged women — like janitors, nurses and workers at farms, factories, restaurants and hotels — protect themselves from sexual misconduct and the fallout from reporting it."