Gender inequality is one of the most persistent evils of our times

(CNN)It’s been almost two years since millions of women across the world used the simple, yet powerful, hashtag #MeToo. During this time, women have exposed, in various ways, the everyday nature of gender-based violence, harassment and discrimination. Drawing from the origins of the term Me Too, the movement has also drawn attention to other forms of structural inequality, involving race and class, and the persistence of multiple discrimination. As for my own country, Iceland, #MeToo has been characterized by organized groups of women who shared their stories of violence and…

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