Women found Trump’s body language towards Angela Merkel so painfully familiar

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No matter how hard we want it to, 2016’s election never seems to fully go away.

For many women who chose to watch President Trump’s joint press conference with Angela Merkel on Friday, the experience hit far too close to home. Not only did Trump’s body language mirror his movements on the debate stage with Hillary Clinton (when will that memory go away?) it reminded them of their own personal interactions with powerful men who seemed to resent their presence.

If you haven’t watched the full conference, please don’t. Watch this very brief clip instead, where Chancellor Merkel asks Trump for a handshake, only to have it be rejected. It’s not just that Trump refuses to shake her hand. He doesn’t even look her in the eye.  Read more…

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