- Carol Costello: To quote Roxane Gay, the state of being female in America is fraught
- She asks: How do we, as women, protect our hard-fought gains if we are out of sync?
Carol Costello anchors the 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. ET edition of CNN's "Newsroom" each weekday. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)The state of women in the time of Trump is ... fraught. I can't take credit for that insanely perfect word to describe this precarious time -- that goes to feminist writer and critic Roxane Gay.