January 13, 2017
What kind of men sign up for the women's march on Washington?
There's going to be a women's march on Washington for all those who were "with her!" and not "with him!" Most of the attendees will be hardcore feminist women, but some men are attending as well: "This is a movement that is led by women, but it is not just for women. It's for all people," said Linda Sarsour, one of the march's lead organizers. One caveat: "You have to be okay with being led by women," she said. "A lot of men are quiet supporters of women," said Jackson Katz, author of "Man Enough? Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and the Politics of Presidential Masculinity." Millions of men voted for Clinton and support women's rights both politically and personally, he said, but they don't have a powerful voice. Katz attributes the more muffled support among men in part to efforts that Trump and other Republicans have made to challenge the masculinity of men who support liberal...(Read Full Post)