"Mrs. May's refusal to confront the infantile misogyny of the media leaves her open to the accusation that she got where she is not by challenging patriarchy, but by colluding with it," Smith wrote. "What does it say about gender equality in Britain that the politician tipped to win by a landslide in next month's election is most famous for her footwear?" What does it say about Smith that she attributes May's popularity to her outfits, rather than her policies? She further accuses May of using her "leopard-print heels" as a form of camouflage to divert attention from "unpalatable" statements,

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