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Rebecca Traister on the Connection Between Power and Abuse

Clip: 04/28/2021 | 3m | Video has closed captioning.

Earlier this month we spoke with Blake Bailey, author of a new blockbuster biography of Philip Roth, a complicated writer shadowed by allegations of misogyny. The week after that interview came shocking news that Bailey faces accusations of his own: that he sexually assaulted multiple women and "groomed" underage students prior to making advances once they came of age. Rebecca Traister discusses.

Aired: 04/28/21

Rating: NR

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