The Third Rail of Calling ‘Sexism’

Warren tried not to talk about it

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Jan 14 · 9 min read
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By Rebecca Traister

For a year on the presidential campaign trail, Elizabeth Warren has tried very hard to not have the kind of conversation about sexism that can be messy for candidates, but this week, in a fight with her ideologically closest Democratic competitor, those efforts exploded in her face. It was a reminder…

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