SPLC Targets Feminist Scholar Christina Hoff Sommers | The …

The Southern Poverty Law Center is at it again. In a report on Male Supremacy, an ideology that the group says advocates for the subjugation of women, it included American Enterprise Institute scholar Christina Hoff Sommers, calling her someone who gives mainstream and respectable face to some [Mens Rights Activist] concerns. Sommers told THE WEEKLY STANDARD that she finds her inclusion in this report quite surprising.

I completely reject that,” Sommers said. “This is a group I used to admire. They once went after Klan members and Nazis and now [they go after] people like Ben Carson and Ayaan Hirsi Ali. Its absurd. She adds that the SPLC has no evidence for the suggestion that she gives mainstream and respectable face to male supremacy:. Theyre blacklisting in place of engaging with arguments. They blacklist you, rather than try to refute you.

Sommers thinks that theyre talking about some of the work that Ive done on boys. I wrote an article for the New York Times a few years ago called The Boys at the Backand it won an award from a feminist organization.

The AEI scholar finds herself in a precarious position: Theres a mens rights activist group, A Voice for Men, and theyve made videos attacking me, calling me a crypto-misandrist, or something of the sort. So Im attacked by this MRA group for being a female supremacist, and then Im attacked by the Southern Poverty Law Center for being a Male Supremacist. I dont take either seriously.

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