Food for thought for today

In endless ways, the violence of powerful men plays havoc with our souls. It makes us complicit in acts of mutual destruction (…)
This is why I’d like to get my thumbs on the throat of Harvey Weinstein. It’s not just that creeps like him drove my mother off the stage. It’s that in the process, they broke something. I don’t know what actually happened, or if any one specific thing even did happen; but the result was to leave her convinced she was unworthy; intellectually superficial; not genuinely talented; a lightweight; a fraud.

Reiad David Graeber’s article: “I didn’t understand how widespread rape was. Then the penny dropped”, accessible here

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