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Unelectable

My heart goes out and my hat is off to Hillary Rodham Clinton, ¬†whose immense intelligence, courage and experience were not enough to overcome the general ugliness and¬†particular misogyny that now openly characterize these United States. We Americans live in a country that saw fit to grant the most ignorant black men — former slaves […]

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Running beneath the pro-Sanders/anti-Clinton rhetoric is a deep, mean river of unacknowledged sexism. We Americans — perhaps even the majority of women, apparently afflicted with internalized misogyny — will find a reason to choose a good man over a better woman. Still.