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Johnny versus Amber saga just shows misogyny is alive and well

Like a witch on trial, Heard has been vilified and monsterised while Depp, jealous, promiscuous, deviant, vindictive, is just 'good ole Johnny'

12 June 2022 - 00:00 By Paula Andropoulos

“When a feminine face might belong to a secret Gorgon, any woman could be a monster. Perhaps every woman was. This is one of the legacies we’ve inherited from the classical era ... a suspicion of women in general, a feeling that every one of them may have claws and tails if you look below the waterline.” — Women and Other Monsters, Jess Zimmerman..

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