Just a few hours after Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) went public with accounts of sexual harassment from her fellow lawmakers, a cadre of mostly male reporters took to the airwaves and Internet to question her credibility.
“There was a tradition of not allowing black and whites, and, actually, other interracial couples from marrying. It was a tradition. It got swept aside. Why is this tradition better?”—Federal Appeals Court judge: Ban on same-sex marriage is “based on hate”.
“I think we need to think critically about why we keep placing the responsibility for preventing sexual assault on young women.”—Why rape prevention activists don’t like the new nail polish that can detect roofies.
“I don’t honestly believe the governor is climate literate, and I don’t think he is particularly interested in becoming climate literate”—Rick Scott’s meeting with climate scientists didn’t go so well.