In a recent interview for The Hollywood Reporter, Kelly addressed sexual harassment in the work place, motherhood, and her feud with Donald Trump all with her signature "no-nonsense" attitude. When asked if she subscribes to feminism, this is what Kelly had to say.
I find it's very alienating to at least half of the women in the country. It has just come to include in particular a pro-choice agenda, and that's no place a journalist should be going.
Kelly found herself in the middle of the discussion involving Trump's treatment toward women when asking him about his misogynist past during the first Republican presidential debate in 2015. When Trump responded days later by saying that Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes–Blood coming out of her wherever," Megyn found herself in a feud with the business man turned politician.
Kelly has become a conservative pariah of sorts, even receiving threats from Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen and former campaign manager turned CNN correspondent Corey Lewandowski. Of course, some of the most public insults came from the President-Elect himself.
However, through her criticism of Trump as well as her public fight against Roger Ailes (the former Fox News head who she claims sexually assaulted her), Kelly won the respect of many liberals despite her right-leaning views.
Her new memoir Settle For More details her journey from child living in the Albany suburbs to prominent journalist. You can read her entire interview with The Hollywood Reporter here.