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U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks before testimony from Christine Blasey Ford at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, D.C. News
Denouncing 'Misogynistic Bullying' and 'Failed Leadership,' 50+ Groups Call on Grassley to Resign Immediately as Judiciary Committee Chair
"You have publicly bullied a woman who has stepped forward to report allegations of sexual assault."
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Asked by Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Il.) during Wednesday's hearing how certain she was that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was the individual who sexually assaulted her during a high school social gathering in the early 1980's, Christine Blasey Ford did not hesitate and responded confidently: "100 percent." News
How Certain Is Christine Blasey Ford That Brett Kavanaugh Was the Person Who Assaulted Her? "100 Percent"
"Given how much that hurt to watch," said one observer of the hearing, "I can't fathom how painful it is for her. So courageous."
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"The Dems are there of course, but from her angle at the table, the GOP side of the semicircle is right in front of her," observed New Yorker writer Osita Nwanevu. News
As Christine Blasey Ford Details Sexual Assault Allegation Against Kavanaugh, This Is What She's Looking At
While bravely describing how she was assaulted by Supreme Court nominee, Ford was stared down by seven male GOP senators
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But beyond the guilt or innocence of the nominee, America’s culture of shame is being torn to shreds as women like Jeanne Woods simply come forward with their stories. (Photo: Alejandro Alvarez/@aletweetsnews/Twitter) Views
The Curse of Eve
This is so much bigger than Brett Kavanaugh, or the outcome of his nomination
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Christine Blasey Ford prepares to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 27, 2018 in Washington, DC. News
Watch Live: Christine Blasey Ford Publicly Accuses Brett Kavanaugh as 'Boy Who Sexually Assaulted Me'
Highly-anticipated hearing comes a day after every Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee signed a letter calling on Trump to withdraw the nomination
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U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in by committee Chairman Chuck Grassley to testify during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. Views
The Kavanaugh Confirmation Endgame
Republicans now have two choices. They can withdraw the nomination or brute-force it through the Senate anyway.
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'I Am Terrified': Full Text of Christine Blasey Ford's Prepared Remarks Released
"I am here today not because I want to be," she plans to say. "I am here because I believe it is my civic duty to tell you what happened to me while Brett Kavanaugh and I were in high school."
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 Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), speaks during a news conference denouncing the White House's withholding of documents on Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh outside of the U.S. Supreme Court on September 4, 2018 in Washington, DC. News
As Ford Polygraph Made Public, Senate Judiciary Democrats Unified: Kavanaugh Should 'Immediately Withdraw'
"We are writing to request," the senators wrote in the letter addressed to President Donald Trump, "that you immediately withdraw the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to be an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court or direct the FBI to re-open its background investigation and thoroughly examine the...
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On TV, politicians say that it’s unreasonable to hold a man accountable for an assault he committed decades ago. Why on earth not? His victim is almost certainly still suffering from it. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Unbelievable Cruelty of the GOP’s Kavanaugh Charade
When I hear people shouting on TV that an assault in one's teens doesn't matter, it feels like they're shouting at me, too.
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Ford has had to leave her home after death threats were leveled at her family. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
The Strength of Kavanaugh’s Accusers Is Truly Amazing
I know what it’s like to seek justice against all odds. The fact that women keep doing it speaks volumes.
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