Saturday, 30 July 2016 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • Trump's Rape Rhetoric Appeals to Male Anxiety

    By Nicholas Powers, Truthout | Op-Ed

    Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the South Point Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 22, 2016.Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the South Point Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 22, 2016. (Photo: Gage Skidmore / Flickr)

    In using sexual assault imagery to present himself as the defender of law and order, Donald Trump is revisiting a trope he has exploited before and pushing the Republican platform further rightward into gender traditionalism.

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