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The Theory of Sexism and the Trump Victory

November 21, 2016

“…our society only values women under certain narrow conditions. It means that for many voters, Trump’s toxic masculinity was a deep part of his appeal.”

“To understand how sexism played into Trump’s victory, first you have to understand that there are two basic types of sexism — “hostile” and “benevolent” — and how they work together.”

Read “Why misogyny won” by Emily Crockett on Vox.

 

suggested by Corbin Lambeth, posted by Marg Herder

 

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