“Actress Meryl Streep has defended herself against criticism from Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan.
“McGowan, who accused Weinstein of rape, tweeted her anger at plans for stars to wear black to the Golden Globes in a silent protest against sexual abuse.
“”Actresses like Meryl Streep… YOUR SILENCE is THE problem,” actress McGowan wrote in the now deleted tweet.
“Streep responded by saying she “didn’t know” about Weinstein’s alleged behaviour when she worked with him.
“The movie mogul has denied all allegations of non-consensual sex.
“…In Streep’s statement, given to the Huffington Post, the Oscar winner said she was “hurt” to be “attacked” by McGowan and said she “did not know” about Weinstein’s alleged abuse.”
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