The Hunt For Female Agency In The #MeToo Era
What stopped me from sharing a #MeToo story was a visceral aversion to seeing myself as a victim or letting anyone else put my identity into that box. I could spend years in therapy digging to the root of this issue, and maybe I should, but my hunch is that it’s related to another concept that comes up in in feminist thought: agency.
Is a woman powerful when she can party as thoughtlessly as men do, or when she takes active measures to ensure her safety, even if that means denying herself pleasure?
The Chefs & Restaurateurs Who Have Been Publicly Accused Of Sexual Misconduct