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Law clerk hiring and the #MeToo movement

(Paul Mirengoff) Rahm Emanuel famously said “you never let a serious crisis go to waste.” It’s clear to me that left-wing feminists are not about to let the #MeToo crisis (if that’s what it is) go to waste.
Here’s an example. At a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing last week, Sen. Kamala Harris worried (or purported to) that judges will be reluctant to hire female law clerks for fear of being hit with claims of sexual harassment.
Is this a legitimate concern? It might be if judges fear being wrongly accused of harassment. If a judge does not fear this, then he has no reason to avoid hiring female clerks. The judge can hire such clerks and then not harass them.
Should judges fear being wrongly accused by women of sexual harassment? I’ve seen no evidence that female law clerks invent sexual harassment claims against their males bosses.
Indeed, the feminist narrative,

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