Of course, the sexism experienced by a US Ambassador to the UN will be very different from that experienced by factory workers in China or artisans in Mexico. And there is plenty of treatment too awful to be labeled simply sexism. Still, it is interesting to ask whether a philosophy professor and the US Ambassador to the UN could have very similar experiences. Do her descriptions of how she was treated at the UN sound familiar to you?
MADELEINE ALBRIGHT on women in politics.
(I should add that I got to the “explained patiently” part and thought, “I’ve got to hear what others think about this,” so I haven’t listened all the way through yet.)