iOS app Android app

Michael Pollan Feminist

In Defense of Michael Pollan (Or, How Sexism Allegations Boost Web Traffic)

Michelle Konstantinovsky | Posted 07.01.2013 | Women
Michelle Konstantinovsky

Two of my favorite online outlets ran take-down posts this week declaring Pollan an anti-feminist "sexist pig." Salon went so far as to insert the insulting allegation in its headline, while Jezebel merely twisted the already-twisted words of the former piece and confusingly described Pollan as a "DIY messiah" (move over, Martha Stewart!).