04 Oct 2018

Professor implied committing sex assault is a right of passage for men. Now he says that was satire

Brooklyn College students are calling for administrators to fire a professor who seemed to dismiss sexual assault by teenage boys in a blog post the teacher now says was an attempt at satire.

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28 Sep 2018

Jeff Flake cowers from angry sexual assault survivors

The cowardly senator from Arizona got an earful from sexual assault survivors after announcing his vote for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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27 Sep 2018

Republican governor says Kavanaugh allegations ‘sickening,’ calls on Senate to postpone vote

One of the country’s most popular Republican governors on Thursday called for an independent investigation into the allegations made against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and said the Senate should hold off on a vote.

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker made the comments as Professor Christine Blasey Ford testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee that Kavanaugh sexually and physically assaulted here.

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16 Sep 2018

Kavanaugh accuser comes forward

A woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct more than 30 years ago came forward publicly Sunday, detailing her allegations about the Supreme Court nominee in an interview with The Washington Post.

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15 Sep 2018

Ariana Grande reminds us women have no safe place in America

On Friday at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, friends, family members, fans, music icons and powerful politicians came together to celebrate the life of Aretha Franklin. But after singer Ariana Grande took the stage to sing “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” a funeral fit for a queen also served as a reminder that there isn’t a single place in this country where a woman can feel safe from sexual assault and harassment.

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