It’s good that she apologized for her remarks about “good girls” and “naughty” women. But the fact that she made those comments in the first place reminds us that misogyny is not the sole domain of men.
Energized by the Ferguson uprising, a generation of protesters from around the country has been baptized in radical fire, refusing to sell out or buy into a corrupt system that allows police officers to kill with impunity.
Many young protesters believe that the Rev. Al Sharpton was co-opting their movement, so on Saturday, when none of the Ferguson youth leaders were slated to speak, a few hopped onstage and took the mic.