Why We Grieved for Hillary Clinton and Who Defends “Western Values” Anyway?

Petra Bueskens

Published : 2016


Op Ed on the wave of grief experienced after the electoral defeat of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in favour of Donald Trump. It explores the sexist biases that dogged Clinton and our continued ambivalence about women with . This is placed in the context of the fight for women's equal rights from suffrage through to the ERA and Clinton's presidential campaign in the US.