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There's 'nothing new under the sun.' We all lean on precedents set by brave individuals defying social norms.

This is of course true of civil disobedience, as in the case of the football players kneeling rather than standing for the National Anthem.

It's also a huge triumph not just for women but all of society when sexual predators are held responsible for their perversions, the same year as the massive Women's March and under the not-so-watchful eye of Trump & co. Let's never stop until sexism is dead.

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Marta Steele is an author/editor/blogger who has been writing for Opednews.com since 2006. She is also author of the 2012 book "Grassroots, Geeks, Pros, and Pols: The Election Integrity Movement's Nonstop Battle to Win Back the People's Vote, (more...)

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