Cassandra’s curse drove her mad, and women today continue to be subjected to the same torture. Yet we must continue to tell the truth.
Tag: Harvey Weinstein
White men’s racist and sexist construction of a supposed “sacred womanhood” protects perpetrators and hides the truth about victims.
Peter Jackson was applauded for admitting he played a role in blackballing female actors, but if men wish to be allies, they need to stop compartmentalizing and participating in sexism.
We have to let go of a comforting illusion — that there is some bright line between men who rape and men who don’t rape, between the bad guys and the good guys.
How can we claim to be shocked by a culture we all live in, participate in, and are complicit in?