Christine Blasey Ford

Brett Kavanaugh

Federal judges just dismissed every single ethics complaint against Brett Kavanaugh

But it’s not that the panel — convened by Chief Justice John Roberts to investigate — didn’t think the complaints were serious.
Emma Ockerman
12.19.18
sexual assault

Christine Blasey Ford speaks out for the first time since Kavanaugh's confirmation to honor one of Larry Nassar's victims

In a videotaped statement, Ford presented an award to former gymnast Rachael Denhollander.
Emma Ockerman
12.12.18
sexual assault

Christine Blasey Ford Presents Award to First Gymnast to Speak Out Against Nassar

Ford presented Sports Illustrated's Inspiration of the Year award to Rachael Denhollander, who brought the first of more than 160 allegations of sexual abuse against Larry Nassar.
Marie Solis
12.12.18
supreme court

Brett Kavanaugh Is Back to Coaching His Daughter's Basketball Team

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh feared his life would be ruined by Christine Blasey Ford's sexual assault allegations. But publicly at least, it appears unperturbed.
Marie Solis
11.28.18
#metoo

Three-quarters of Republicans think #MeToo has gone too far

The partisan divide in a new poll was particularly striking on the question of false accusations
Rex Santus
10.31.18
politics

Heidi Heitkamp raised a whole bunch of money after voting against Brett Kavanaugh

The red-state Democrat raised more than three times more in two and a half weeks in October than she did from July 1 -Sept. 30
Carter Sherman
10.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

When Believing Women Isn't Enough to Help Them

The #MeToo movement has led more women to come forward with stories of sexual misconduct, but that hasn't often led to justice.
VICE Staff
10.12.18
supreme court

Activists Made BrettKavanaugh.com into a Resource for Sexual Assault Victims

Grassroots organization Fix the Court bought BrettKavanaugh.com, .net, and .org to declare "We believe survivors."
Marie Solis
10.10.18
#metoo

Melania says sexual assault survivors should really have "hard evidence" before they come forward

“You need to have really hard evidence, if, you know, if you’re accused of something, show the evidence,” the first lady said.
Emma Ockerman
10.10.18
#metoo

When Believing Women Isn't Enough to Help Them

"Believe women" became the #MeToo movement's rallying cry, but some say simply believing women may not be enough to accomplish the transformative change feminists imagine.
Marie Solis
10.9.18
supreme court

What Would It Take for Brett Kavanaugh to Be Impeached?

Democrats could investigate newly confirmed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh if they regain control of the House in November—but the threshold for impeachment is high.
Marie Solis
10.9.18
Brett Kavanaugh

Trump apologized to Brett Kavanaugh — on your behalf

“What happened to the Kavanaugh family violates every notion of fairness, decency and due process.”
David Gilbert
10.9.18
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