"The Nashville Women of Music Action Network (WOMAN), a group of artists and industry folks founded in the wake of #MeToo and Time’s Up, has moved toward concrete action. “Every industry was having a time of reflection, looking at how women are treated. Country music just didn’t seem to be having that same moment,” says a representative of the organization (whose members remain anonymous in order to speak freely). “It’s concerning from an economic perspective for the female artists, and then, obviously, it’s at its most severe in terms of the sexual harassment and abuse that permeate a culture where women aren’t really present as leaders, and their voices aren’t being heard."
Read the full article by Jessica Hopper via Elle.
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