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The new feminist war: young women vs old women

Attempts by older women to moderate youthful anger are often seen as a gross abuse of their power

The #MeToo movement began, I thought, primarily to allow women to speak out about harassment from men, which they had previously found too intimidating to declare openly.

What is striking is how quickly it has turned into a row between women.

Margaret Atwood 1a Getty LLLLSocial media is crackling with barely concealed inter-generational rage between feminists of different vintages.

Younger feminists are very keen on ‘calling out’ slut-shaming, victim-shaming and fat-shaming.

They’re less vocal…

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