"Mississippi Politician Denies Access to Female Reporter So as Not to 'Insinuate an Extramarital Affair'"

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More of this nonsense.⁣

BTW, Foster’s response to the criticism of denying the female reporter the same access that male reporters have, was to make it about his conservative values coming under attack by the liberal media. Denying women access to cover political candidates isn’t politics. It’s sexism.⁣

In case you’re not familiar, the “Billy Graham” rule refers to the Christian evangelist who died last year at the age of 99, who avoided any situation involving a woman other than his wife that would have “even the appearance of compromise or suspicion.” ⁣

All these men out here with these “rules”: exactly which of your own behaviors are you most scared of? And why are you pushing that accountability off of yourself?⁣

Read the Article: Mississippi Politician Denies Access to Female Reporter So as Not to ‘Insinuate’ an Affair via The New York Times

Rebecca Weaver