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Bishop Franco Mulakkal case mirrors trajectory of #MeToo movement, how backlash has impacted survivors
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Bishop Franco Mulakkal case mirrors trajectory of #MeToo movement, how backlash has impacted survivors

In cases like that of Bishop Franco Mulakkal and many men named in the #MeToo movement, the all-powerful male professional network kicked in months after the allegations were made public, and the women who were courageous enough to speak up lost jobs and assignments. It has now reached a stage where the survivors who complain against the powerful are vilified and the accused are ironically projected as victims.