PBS NewsHour

Why we often don't believe women who report sexual assault

Clip: 06/28/2019 | 9m 4s Video has closed captioning.

The response to sexual assault allegations made by writer E. Jean Carroll against President Trump is again raising questions about what women face when they take their accusations public. Judy Woodruff speaks with Emily Bazelon of The New York Times Magazine and Soraya Chemaly of the Women’s Media Center Speech Project about rape myths, language around assault and the role of masculinity.

Aired: 06/28/19

Rating: NR

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