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Mr. Prime Minister, meet George Costanza

What we have witnessed in recent weeks has been a tortured series of dodges, weaves and reversals on the part of the prime minister as he tried to explain recycled reports that he allegedly groped a female reporter during an outdoor summer festival in 2000.

Where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau goes after the muddled mess he has left the #MeToo movement in is unclear, writes Kathleen Finlay. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

TORONTO—That loud beep, beep, beep you’ve been hearing is the sound of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau backing up and rolling over the #MeToo gains of the past several months—his own contributions included. Victims of sexual misconduct have especially heard the crashing of the progress that had finally given them the courage to raise their voices and seek long delayed accountability for life-altering abuses. Today, they are looking out at a world where it is suddenly not nearly as safe to come forward as they thought.

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