The Shameful Roar of the New Masculinists

The Shameful Roar of the New Masculinists

But the masculine identity being reasserted against #MeToo isn’t one of generosity but of fear — fear of a loss of power against which only power can be wielded. It is shorn of whatever vestigial connection it had to traditional religious understandings of virtue and the special regard owed to the weak and vulnerable. And it is now firmly established in the scaffolding of the modern and explicitly revanchist American right.

Read more at The Week.