Yoga and #MeToo: 'I Trusted Yoga, So I Trusted Him.'

12 min
A KQED investigation found that the yoga community is struggling to rein in sexual misconduct and abuse in its ranks. (Mark Fiore/KQED)

Imagine attending a yoga class and finding yourself in a situation where your instructor has violated your personal space by sexually abusing you. Today, we'll hear about KQED's on-going #MeToo series, where women say they've been sexually abused by their yoga instructors.

Advisory: Some accounts of sexual abuse in this story contain explicit details and strong language that some may find upsetting or objectionable.

Guest: Miranda Leitsinger, reporter and KQED engagement producer