An Amygdala
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An Amygdala

Misogyny Isn’t Just a Woman Versus Man Problem

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After another sexual assault of a young woman, Fox News interviewed a group of mothers who had sons. The mothers matter-of-factly quoted the phrase that is simultaneously tired and heavily destructive:

“Boys will be boys.”

In re-affirming this misogynistic attitude, these mothers of sons perpetuated rape culture. They provided lifeblood to the noxious idea…




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