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#MeToo Shows Sexism Is Not Men of Color’s Prerogative

In the West, when non-white men are implicated in cases of sexual harassment and violence, the debate inevitably is much less about the nature of gender-based violence and its systemic presence in our societies, and much more about the "evidence" these cases provide for claims that misogyny is "naturally ingrained" in the culture, religion, or race of the men involved.

Read more at Al Jazeera as Sara Farris, Visitor in the School of Social Science, examines the #MeToo movement in relation to notions of masculinity, violence, and race.

Date
February 10, 2018