Tag: sexual assault

GOP, sic the FBI on Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford

Republicans, pathetically and habitually deaf to common sense suggestions, are refusing to ask the FBI to investigate Christine Blasey Ford’s accusation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her three decades ago in high school. Why? Republican explanations that Senate Judicial Committee can do a competent job and the FBI isn’t necessary are flimsy and... Read more »

Women, just shut up, why don't ya?

The hypocrisy of Democrats never ceases to amaze. Here’s the latest episode, as reported by CNN: Sen. Mazie Hirono [D-Hawai] said her message to men in this country is to “just shut up and step up. Do the right thing for a change” following the sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. If... Read more »

Some more campus BS: The phony rape crisis

Just as University of Missouri students were creating a questionable racial crisis on their campus, along comes a reminder of another hoked-up and overblown crisis: Campus rape. In today’s news from the Chicago Tribune: The fraternity that was the focus of a debunked Rolling Stone article about a gang rape filed a $25 million lawsuit... Read more »

When the 'institution' overcomes human decency

How does it happen that a grown man can walk past a locker room shower and not step in when an adult is raping a child? The mind boogles and searches in vain for an explanation. For now there’s only speculation why Mike McQueary, a graduate student and now an assistant coach at Penn State... Read more »

NEW UPDATE: Officials change accounts of Notre Dame investigation

Well, if that don’t bet all. Now that sexual assault has made the news, stories are changing fast. The latest is: The St. Joseph County Police Department said today that university officials did inform them of the sexual attack allegation by a 19-year-old Northbrook woman made shortly before she died from an apparent suicide in September. In... Read more »
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