Joe Biden Says Anita Hill 'Was Vilified' and Expresses Regret, But It's Not Enough

I really, really want to like Joe Biden. Though his record on progressive policies is mixed, he’s like the white grandpa I didn’t know I had. During his long career he has strengthened policies against campus sexual assault, helped pass the Violence Against Women Act, which he also wrote. He’s one of the most vocal…

The Brutal, Incredibly Personal Gun Politics of the Florida Governor's Race 

ORLANDO, FLORIDA — Orlando is dotted with lakes and splashy roadside attractions—Disney World, Gatorland, the intensely strange evangelical theme park Holy Land Experience—but on a recent weekday morning, the weirdest sideshow in town was just east of downtown, at an upscale biker bar. Upstairs, next to a huddle of…

Attorneys for Christine Blasey Ford Demand an FBI Investigation: 'Any Talk of a Hearing on Monday Frankly Is Premature'

We may not hear from Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has alleged that a teenage Brett Kavanaugh attempted to rape her while at a house party, on Monday after all. As Politico and others reported on Tuesday night, Ford’s attorneys have requested that the FBI conduct an investigation into her allegations as a first…

Lawyers Say Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford's Family Moved Out of Their Home Due to Death Threats

On Sunday, clinical psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford publicly accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of attempted rape at a party when he was 17 and she was 15 (a charge Kavanaugh denies) in a Washington Post interview. Three days later, she and her family are reportedly already facing drastic,…