WATCH: Hollywood hypocrisy amid Harvey Weinstein scandal

For decades, Hollywood has championed itself as America’s conscience, the crusader of justice. But our supposed betters are entrenched in sexual depravity, whether it is sexually harassing women or engaged in pedophilia.

We have seen this with the unraveling of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, one that has given us flashbacks of celebrities celebrating artists like Roman Polanski and Woody Allen, two artistic geniuses with questionable moral fibres.

1791L has produced a video that highlights Hollywood’s hypocrisy. The George Clooneys, Robert De Niros and Meryl Streeps of the world claim to be the defender of the disenfranchised and society’s most vulnerable – and members of the resistance. But these same people shielded Weinstein and others like him – Matt Damon and Russell Crowe reportedly kyboshed a 2004 New York Times story about Weinstein.

Hollywood is thankfully dying a slow death.

Here is the sublime clip:

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