Brett Kavanaugh is Guilty Until Proven Innocent: Part II

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Yes, I’m writing a sequel to a piece I literally published yesterday. But the news cycle immediately provided me with several other examples of partisans and the media simply presuming Brett Kavanaugh’s guilt and unjustly shifting the burden of proof, and I figured I’d strike while the iron was still hot. The first pair of …

Brett Kavanaugh Has Been Found Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of attempted rape. His accuser, Palo Alto University professor Christine Blasey Ford, claims that 35 years ago he held her down at a party, covered her mouth, and tried to strip her. The Supreme Court nominee says he never attended any sort of party similar to the one she …

ThinkProgress Is Very Angry Facebook Called Their Fake Clickbait Fake Clickbait

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Planned Parenthood, NARAL Pro-Choice America, and the thousands of pro-choice and pro-abortion pundits and advocates all missed a major moment in last week’s hearing about the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Evidently, he told everyone that he would overturn Roe v. Wade!

So sayeth ThinkProgress’s Ian Millhiser (or, more likely, the android who replaced him after he was sent to a secret Trump gulag). “Brett Kavanaugh said he would kill Roe v. Wade last week and almost no one noticed,” read the headline of his September 9th piece.

Milihiser’s claim is dodgy, to put it mildly.

Kamala Harris Tweets Out Deceptively Edited Video to Smear Brett Kavanaugh

I’ve seen my share of deception and chicanery from politicians in my thankfully brief time on this earth. And sure, I expected dumb hatchet jobs and pointless grandstanding in reaction to something as big as an open Supreme Court seat. But this tweet from California Senator Kamala Harris really takes the cake. Kavanaugh chooses his …