Meryl Streep Breaks Silence to Denounce Harvey Weinstein After Four Days of Pressure over NYT Exposé
“And If everybody knew, I don’t believe that all the investigative reporters in the entertainment and the hard news media would have neglected for decades to write about it,” the actress said.
That is, however, exactly what’s being reported. One reporter after another claims that senior management at news outlets, like the New York Times, spent years spiking stories about Weinstein using his power to take advantage of young women.
Peter Baker, a Times reporter, said nearly 40 phone calls to Hollywood industry insiders went unanswered.