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Limbaugh push-back

The push-back we’ve witnessed against conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh since calling Georgetown Law School student Sandra Fluke a “slut” and a “prostitute” has been amazing. At last count, 50 advertisers have abandoned Limbaugh’s show. This is the first time something like this has happened in his 28 years on the air. Which raises the question – why now? And how much of a role feminism plays in this? Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor at The Nation, Rebecca Traister, writer at Salon.con, playwright Katori Hall, and monologist Mike Daisey do their best to answer the question.


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