"(Weinstein) abused his power for nearly three decades," Spencer said. "As a result, women across the world are banding together, leading the charge to make sure these victims are heard and policies are changed."
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She says she hopes her message "inspires others to dream big, never give up and pursue their passion despite the obstacles that might get in the way."
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