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Basically, anything you don't like is "hate speech".

No. I use the term because the attacks were out of scale with the reality. No doubt, no small part of this was because she was a woman, but there is certainly something about the level of speech during the election compared with the regard which had been held for her previously.

As for Trump, to be sure there was some of it there as well ... just that more of it was true. :) One didn't need to make up outrageous things about Trump because he kept doing and saying things more outrageous than one could make up.
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