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Tarana Burke

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January 19, 2021, 8:00 pm

Powell Hall
718 N Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63103 United States

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Long before the hashtag #MeToo went viral with the Harvey Weinstein scandal, Burke was the one who coined the phrase “Me Too” to raise awareness of sexual abuse and assault. A civil rights activist from the Bronx, she was honored as one of The Silence Breakers named Time’s 2017 Person of the Year.

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