You may have heard the story: King Cnut sat on the seashore and tried to command the tide not to touch his feet, yet the sea ignored him. Such may be the case with the right wing’s war against unmarried women in general and Tayor Swift in specific. They’re terrified of her power and success. On this show The Nation’s Jeet Heer dissects the cultural right’s frenzied crisis of masculinity. Demoralized and desperate: anti-“woke” is just not working. But that’s all they have. Give a listen.

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