Why ‘Trust’ Is the Word of the Year

We have learned that when women aren’t trusted, they lose power

Jessica Valenti
Dec 13, 2018 · 4 min read
Illustration: Chloe Scheffe

Words That Matter

Some of the year’s most influential writers, thinkers, and experts reflect on the words that matter most in 2018.

Jessica Valenti

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Feminist author & columnist.

Words That Matter

Some of the year’s most influential writers, thinkers, and experts reflect on the words that matter most in 2018.