Time's Person of the Year: 'Silence Breakers' speaking out against sexual harassment

Time's Person of the Year: 'Silence Breakers' speaking out against sexual harassment

Time's Person of the Year: 'Silence Breakers' speaking out against sexual harassment

Time's list of "Silence Breakers" includes big names like Rose McGowan and Terry Crews alongside names the public has likely never heard.

The men and women who broke their silence to share their stories of sexual assault and harassment led to online #MeToo campaign, fueling a worldwide discussion on how prevalent sexual harassment is. "This reckoning appears to have sprung up overnight", TIME's Person of the Year profile read.

Judd, Susan Fowler, Adama Iwu, Swift, and Isabel Pascual are pictured on the magazine's cover.

Trump again made the shortlist in 2017, which TODAY revealed on Monday.

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After The New York Times and The New Yorker published accusations of sexual harassment and assault against Weinstein, many more women and some men came forward with allegations against others - including actor Kevin Spacey, comedian Louis C.K. and former NBC anchor Matt Lauer. The president was named Person of the Year in 2016, shortly after being elected.

"The idea that influential, inspirational individuals shape the world could not be more apt this year. But it has actually been simmering for years, decades, centuries", Time's story said. Kim Jong Un has drawn Trump's anger with repeated tests of missiles that could carry a nuclear weapon capable of hitting the US mainland or the nation's Asian allies.

President Donald Trump held the title in 2016 and was this year's runner up.

Trump has been accused of sexual harassment by more than a dozen women.

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Last year's finalists were also a mix of political figures and cultural figures, including both Trump and Hillary Clinton, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Beyoncé, and Olympic gymnast Simone Biles.

While the majority of the candidates were individuals, The Dreamers - thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to the United States by their parents when they were children - also made the shortlist.

"Time Magazine called to say that I was PROBABLY going to be named "Man (Person) of the Year", like last year, but I would have to agree to an interview and a major photo shoot", said Trump "I said probably is no good and took a pass. Thanks anyway!"

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