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Sarah Sobieraj

Sarah Sobieraj is an associate professor of sociology at Tufts University. She is the author of “Soundbitten: The Perils of Media-Centered Political Activism,” and co-author of the forthcoming book “The Outrage Industry: Political Opinion Media and the New Incivility.”

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Why Doesn’t Katy Perry Want To Be Called A Feminist?

By Sarah Sobieraj

Pop superstar Katy Perry becomes the latest young woman to carefully pre-qualify a feminist statement with a disavowal of the label itself. Why are so many women reluctant to embrace the feminist mantle?