"I think there’s a stigma with guys," Boyce, who filed a lawsuit in December against Weber, told The Cut "I think it’s a lot more uncomfortable. The biggest pushback that I’ve gotten is, ‘Physically you could have just beat him up. Why didn’t you?’" But, Ricketson pointed out that you never know how you're going to react in these situations until it happens to you."
On Tuesday, October 10, the Times announced Jessica Bennett will serve as its first-ever gender editor, leading the charge in a new initiative to see the news through this lens. Even in a week when gender topped the Times's coverage through its investigation into the allegations against Weinstein, Jodi Rudoren, editorial director of NYT Global, tells Teen Vogue that Jessica's new role will connect the dots on gender coverage in an important way.