France’s incoming first lady is being taunted – all because she’s older than her husband
The Independent – 1 hour ago
It’s been a week since 39-year-old political outsider Emmanuel Macron won the French presidential election. But his wife, 64-year-old Brigitte Macron, has continued to face a litany of misogynistic comments similar to ones that plagued her throughout …
It might all be most unkind, impolitic, impolite, and possibly even ageist.
But it’s not misogyny, is it?
Misogyny isn’t even hatred – let alone insult of, commentary about – of a woman. It’s hated of someone because they are a woman.