'Abuser stepfather' case prompts French #Metooinceste wave


An outpouring of accounts of incest posted in French on Twitter under the hashtag #Metooinceste was reported this weekend, following the publication of a book in France revealing how high-profile academic, constituionalist and media figure Olivier Duhamel sexually abused his stepson, and how the family and friends covered up the scandal.

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In the wake of the Olivier Duhamel affair, a French political scientist is accused of the incestuous sexual abuse of his stepson, a hashtag #Metooinceste has sparked "hundreds" of testimonies on Twitter on Saturday, according to French feminist movement #Noustoutes, reports FRANCE 24.