Brett Kavanaugh

How Obama Paved the Way for the Kavanaugh Appointment

How Obama Paved the Way for the Kavanaugh Appointment

October 14, 2018

Eoin Higgins of The Intercept argues that had Obama investigated and prosecuted Bush administration officials, Brett Kavanaugh would probably never have made it to the Supreme Court

Hundreds Rally to "Cancel Kavanaugh" Hours Before His Confirmation

Rally to “Cancel Kavanaugh” Hours Before His Confirmation

October 7, 2018

On the day of Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court, women, survivors and allies continued to protest and demand senators stop the process

Sen. Collins Calls for Kavanaugh's Presumption of Innocence - Where is the Criminal Investigation?

Sen. Collins Calls for Kavanaugh’s Presumption of Innocence – Where is the Criminal Investigation?

October 5, 2018

Our panelists Paul Jay, Dharna Noor, and Dana Vickers Shelley, Executive Director of the Maryland ACLU, and host Marc Steiner discuss the significance of the nomination, why the Democrats didn’t pursue a criminal investigation for perjury, the consequences for women’s rights and whether a fight should be waged to impeach Kavanaugh once he is confirmed.

Survivors Rally at Capitol as Key Senators Say They’ll Vote for Kavanaugh

Survivors Rally at Capitol as Key Senators Say They’ll Vote for  Kavanaugh

October 5, 2018

Despite widespread protests, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh appears set for confirmation Saturday

The Kavanaugh Affair

The Kavanaugh Affair

October 5, 2018

By Andrew Levine / Counterpunch. Liberals!  Some perspective please! Donald Trump is the least fit and most corrupt American president in modern times, if not — depending on how slavery factors in, and on what we make of Andrew Johnson and   the mid-nineteenth century presidents whose tenure led up to the Civil War — since…

Bret Kavanaugh is a Liar, a Perjurer and Belongs in Jail Instead of on the Supreme Court

Bret Kavanaugh is a Liar, a Perjurer and Belongs in Jail Instead of on the Supreme Court

October 5, 2018

By David William Pear / Greanville Post. Bret Kavanaugh is a pathological liar and in any position of power he is a danger to society.  I do not say this lightly, nor am I referring to Kavanaugh’s aberrant behavior that Dr. Christine Baisley Ford and others testified about:  the attempted rape, sexual battery, drunkenness, blackouts and…

Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Accusation is Not a 'He Said, She Said' Case

Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Accusation is Not a ‘He Said, She Said’ Case

October 4, 2018

Current Affairs editor Nathan Robinson takes apart Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court hearing testimony. While the media present this as a “he said, she said” case, Robinson argues that Kavanaugh’s testimony is self-incriminating because of his lies  

Sanders Calls for Kavanaugh Perjury Investigation - Where are the Democrats? A Q&A with Paul Jay

Sanders Calls for Kavanaugh Perjury Investigation – Where are the Democrats? A Q&A with Paul Jay

October 1, 2018

Dharna Noor and Paul Jay discuss the announcement by Mitch McConnell that a Senate vote will be held before the end of this week and a letter from Sen. Bernie Sanders calling for an FBI investigation into Kavanaugh’s possible perjury

Blasey Ford/Kavanaugh Testimony Exposes Deep Misogyny and Political Divides

Blasey Ford/Kavanaugh Testimony Exposes Deep Misogyny and Political Divides

September 27, 2018

An emotional day of testimony by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh displayed our political partisanship while exposing the raw nerve of sexual assault

Kavanaugh Hearings: Toxic Masculinity is 'Endemic' to the Far Right

Kavanaugh Hearings: Toxic Masculinity is ‘Endemic’ to the Far Right

September 27, 2018

Henry Giroux says Professor Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh betrays the kind of “anti-women and anti-just policies” that the fascistic far-right want to usher in