‘Fake’ Male Feminists Draw Ire In Hollywood

PhotoIt’s a tough time to be a male feminist, especially in Hollywood.
Demolish Fake Male Feminists,” read a Vanity Fair headline.
Advertisement Continue reading the main storyTal Peretz, an assistant professor at Auburn University who specializes in gender studies, sees the criticism of male feminists as an inevitable consequence of social progress.
In essence, she branded Mr. Whedon, the director of the coming “Justice League” superhero film, a fake male feminist.
“Hating Trump Doesn’t Make a Man a Feminist,” said Bustle, an online culture magazine for women, which argued that “male feminists” have become a “powerful cultural niche,” and cited numerous celebrity examples including Ryan Gosling, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Pratt.

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