First lady Melania Trump talked about the #MeToo movement in an interview with Good Morning America set to air on Friday, and she echoed her husband on a key point.
She said men also need support regarding #MeToo accusations, and that their accusers need to produce hard evidence.
It is notoriously difficult for accusers to present hard evidence of sexual assault, and President Donald Trump has often come to conclusions on sexual assault cases without hard evidence.
First lady Melania Trump opened up about her stance on the #MeToo movement with an interview to Good Morning America set to air on Friday, and she echoed her husband on a key point.
“I support the women and they need to be heard. We need to support them and also men, not just women,” said Trump.
Asked if she thought the movement had mistreated accused men, as women increasingly come forward to allege sexual misconduct against powerful figures, she said that they needed hard evidence.
“You need to have really hard evidence. If you’re accused of something, then show the evidence.
“You cannot just say to somebody, ‘I was sexually assaulted’… because sometimes the media goes too far and the way they …read more
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