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Alibaba Worker’s Desperate Plea for Help Sparks #MeToo Reckoning

  • Employee accused her manager of rape on a business trip
  • Her story could fuel China’s version of the #MeToo movement
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WATCH: Outrage over the case mounted across social media sites in China over the weekend. Bloomberg’s Lucille Liu reports.(Source: Bloomberg)

Few paid much attention when she first turned up at the center of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s packed cafeteria on Friday, a stack of leaflets in one hand and a megaphone in the other.

It had been more than a week since she accused her boss of sexual assault, and she was losing patience.