The Psychological Forces Behind a Cultural Reckoning: Understanding #MeToo

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
The Psychological Forces Behind a Cultural Reckoning: Understanding #MeToo

Why did the #MeToo movement take off recently and not decades ago, when a group of women accused playwright Israel Horovitz of sexual misconduct? To explain the psychology of when people stay silent and when they speak up, The Hidden Brain asked Professor Timur Kuran to explain preference falsification.