Why Jill Biden’s Doctoral Degree Angers People

It’s so much more than misogyny.

Essayist Joseph Epstein recently wrote a letter-style op-ed for the Wall Street Journal in which he suggests Dr. Jill Biden should drop her title as she prepares to become First Lady of the United States.

Epstein spends the letter giddily elaborating on the reasons he feels Biden’s title is an unnecessary…




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