#MeToo: Salem calls for healing, empowerment and policy changes

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Salem women and men have joined millions online in the international #MeToo conversation about sexual assault and harassment.

Salem participants want survivors to feel a sense of healing and empowerment, for assailants to be held accountable and for policies to create real change.

Read the full story here.

(This story has a double byline with Natalie Pate and Abby Luschei of the Statesman Journal)

Published by Natalie Pate

Natalie Pate is a freelance journalist and author based in Salem, Oregon. She wrote about education for more than seven years at the Statesman Journal and now covers education and other topics throughout the Pacific Northwest. She is originally from Colorado and earned her B.A. in Politics and French from Willamette University.

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