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Tarana Burke      

Social Activist & Founder of the Me Too Movement

The original creator of the viral "Me Too" social media movement, Tarana Burke has dedicated her life to fighting for social justice for young black women and girls. She is the Founder and Director of JustBeInc and has served as Executive Director of Black Belts Arts and Cultural Center in Selma, Alabama.

A survivor of sexual assault, Burke aims to help women speak out and provide the resources they need for recovery after assault or harassment.


Creator of original "Me Too" campaign speaks out - CBS News

Tarana Burke, 44, says she created the movement in 2007 to let young women of color who survive sexual assault that they are not alone.

Tarana Burke, the activist behind 'Me Too,' on where the movement ...

To see her life's work, the “Me Too” movement, displayed on millions of profiles across social media, has left her in awe.

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