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Women Battle Online Hate From the ‘Manosphere’

ABC’s “20/20” has a special this Friday titled, “Women Battle Online Hate From the ‘Manosphere’

Stomach turning at best, watch Paul Elam, from A Voice for Men, state the obvious and miss the subtext:

“There has been a change in the world, especially in the last 50 years. Women’s roles have changed drastically,” he told “20/20.” “What a lot of us in this area find is that men’s roles have not changed very much. Many find now that they have to react.”

And then traipse quickly into ignorance:

“Marriage has become unsafe ground for men, because we have corrupt family courts that practice bias against men and fathers routinely,” he told 20/20. “And men are waking up to this, that they don’t get a fair deal.”

Also, hilariously “20/20” acts like this doesn’t happen all over the internet, describing the activities as:

Deep in the underbelly of the internet is a hidden corner known as the “Manosphere”—a collection of websites, Facebook pages and chat rooms where men vent their rage and spew anti-women rhetoric.

~ via manboobz, cross-posted from Facebook

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