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Tracee Ellis Ross Schools Men on Sexual Assault With 'The Handsy Man'

Tracee Ellis Ross Schools Men on Sexual Assault With 'The Handsy Man'
From TIME - December 6, 2017

When Jimmy Kimmel asked Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross to guest host his show, he probably had no idea he would turn his late night talk show into adult story time.

Thats just what she did on Tuesday nights episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!. Ross opened the show with a monologue about the ongoing national conversation about sexual harassment. It isnt a sex scandal, it isnt a Hollywood scandal, it isnt even a scandal, she explained. It is a systemic problem about the abuse of power that takes place across all industries. For her part, Ross isnt surprised by many of the stories of sexual harassment that have come to light in recent months. However, according to Ross, the revelations seem to have surprised many men who claimed to have no clue about the nations widespread sexual harassment problem. To help them understand, Ross read aloud from a childrens book for men called The Handsy Man.

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