- Peggy Drexler: Trump fired campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, apparently after pressure from his daughter, Ivanka
- For all his offensive remarks about women, he appears to respect and need the support of his daughter, Drexler says
Peggy Drexler is the author of "Our Fathers, Ourselves: Daughters, Fathers, and the Changing American Family" and "Raising Boys Without Men." She is an assistant professor of psychology at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and a former gender scholar at Stanford University. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Divisive GOP frontrunner Donald Trump announced Monday that his campaign has parted ways with divisive campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, amid suggestions that daughter Ivanka Trump made him do it. She'd been pressing for awhile, according to news reports, and the straw that broke the proverbial camel's back may well have been an increase in tensions between Lewandowski and her husband, Jared Kushner.