Bob Herbert’s editorial today in the Times says that the candidates should be addressing rampant misogyny in the United States. In less than 800 words, he takes on rape, sexual harassment, prostitution, sexualized advertising, sports, pornography, paparazzi, the military, and violence. He says the candidates should too:
If we’ve opened the door to the issue of sexism in the presidential campaign, then let’s have at it. It’s a big and important issue that deserves much more than lip service.
– David S. Cohen