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Dear Dads: Your Daughters Told Me About Their Assaults. This Is Why They Never Told You

Women remain overly concerned about protecting men’s feelings. That’s keeping men from learning some hard truths

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018. Photo: Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images

By Monica Hesse

A man emailed recently in response to something I’d written about street harassment. He…

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