‘Asia Weinstein’: Italian press relishes Argento assault allegations
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Tuesday, August 21, 2018: As floodwaters recede in Kerala, French communist paper l'Humanité issues a warning on climate change. Italian papers, which once attacked Asia Argento for being a victim, are now eager to slam her as a hypocritical perpetrator after allegations she sexually assaulted a 17-year-old. For #MeToo's founder, the revelation shows that the movement is doing its job. We also look at reactions to the film “Crazy Rich Asians”, and a feminist camp designed for men.