Latest from Monica Hesse
  • Perspective
When it comes to sexual misconduct, political identity has nothing to do with the truth.
  • Dec 12, 2019
  • Perspective
There’s a hazard in believing we know what’s going on in the first lady’s head.
  • Dec 5, 2019
  • Perspective
Women are told that mirroring masculinity is how you succeed. Let’s talk about that.
  • Nov 26, 2019
  • Perspective
America needs more reference points for the voices of powerful women. It added two this week.
  • Nov 22, 2019
  • Perspective
The debate over whether Adam B. Schiff mistreated Elise Stefanik shows how people misunderstand how sexism works.
  • Nov 18, 2019
  • Perspective
Purity balls, “virginity tests,” jokes about beating up boyfriends. The panic takes many forms.
  • Nov 7, 2019
  • Perspective
When you’re in charge, you don’t have to say what you mean to get what you want.
  • Nov 6, 2019
  • Perspective
Dismayed by the biological naivete behind so much legislation, a gynecologist sent her new book to every U.S. senator and congressman.
  • Nov 2, 2019
  • Perspective
The young congresswoman erred. She was right to step down. But is she being punished for the wrong thing?
  • Oct 29, 2019
  • Perspective
Why applaud a woman who used her power to make the lives of the most powerless more difficult?
  • Oct 23, 2019
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