A watershed moment for India's #MeToo movement. Only it's not he says, she says, but rather he sues, they come forth. Distinguished newspaperman and academic M.J. Akbar says he's quitting as junior foreign secretary to clear his good name. When he decided to sue journalist Priya Ramani for criminal defamation, at least 19 other women came forward with claims of harassment by Akbar.
Produced by Charles WENTE, Selina SYKES and Laure FOURQUET.
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