Jezebel, a feminist news and culture site, has apparently abandoned its previous anti-bullying stance – at least when it comes to Democratic Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema.
In June 2012, Jezebel staff writer Cassie Murdoch lamented a study showing a link between bullied teen girls and poor health in adulthood, saying it “should make it all the more clear that bullying is not something to take lightly.”
On Monday, amid progressive outrage over Sinema’s opposition to President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better Act, Jezebel published an essay in which staff writer Ashley Reese endorsed the actions of activists who earlier this week followed Sinema into a bathroom at Arizona State University.
— Jezebel (@Jezebel) October 4, 2021
Twitter commentators have surfaced other examples of Jezebel’s ostensible evolution on the question of bullying women.
Ladies and gentlemen, I present:
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— Marina Medvin 🇺🇸 (@MarinaMedvin) October 5, 2021