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Whisper network - Wikipedia
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A whisper network is an informal chain of information passed privately between women. It is typically a list of powerful people in an industry alleged as being sexual harassers or abusers. The term "whisper network" was newly popularized during the MeToo movement    after several private lists were published outside of private networks.