TRIGGER WARNING: Subjects discussed in this podcast are disturbing and include spousal abuse, text exchanges in two suicide cases, and the ramifications of women on trial by social media. Caution is advised.
One woman and two girls in different circumstances felled by social media, and their egos: Amber Heard, Michelle Carter, Inyoung You.
I didn’t watch the trial. I read about it but stayed away from social media until the verdict was announced, then I poured through everything to talk about it with you today.
This trial was so 1997, so I wasn’t surprised to see Monica Lewinsky writing about it in Vanity Fair.
Attacking women public figures has been going on for decades. Research Hillary Clinton. I wrote a book about the sexism and misogyny she faced in the 2008 primary season, whi ...... Read more