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#MeToo movement goes too far

#MeToo movement goes too far

In a country without guts or common sense these days, host Tavis Smiley showed both bravery and reason recently when he dared utter the words: “This has gone too far.” He was, of course, referring to the PBS decision to suspend distribution of his talk show. Like multiple prominent men before him this year, he was targeted because at least one woman from his past claimed that he had inappropriate relations with her, relations that fell into the realm of sexual misconduct.

Mr. Smiley, or course, follows film mogul Harvey Weinstein, comedian Louis C.K., morning show anchors Matt Lauer and Charlie Rose, and a host of other famous men who have lost their high profile jobs this year,...

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