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Former President Jimmy Carter: Brett Kavanaugh Is Unfit to Serve on the Supreme Court Former President Jimmy Carter: Brett Kavanaugh Is Unfit to Serve on the Supreme Court

Former President Jimmy Carter saw what the rest of us saw during newly-appointed Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing: a spiteful, miserable, hostile man-child fuming like a baby.

Not Like This: Melania Trump Tries to Middle Ground #MeToo (and Frankly, It’s Gross) Not Like This: Melania Trump Tries to Middle Ground #MeToo (and Frankly, It’s Gross)

You know, there are times I actually feel sorry for Melania Trump. (Sorry, brain freeze.) But seriously, what must it feel like to go from a station in life where Vogue was producing cover stories on your wedding and opulent, gold-plated lifestyle to high-fashion shade like this:

‘Your Sacrifice Was Not in Vain’: Tarana Burke, Tracee Ellis Ross and More Pen ‘Love Letter’ to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford ‘Your Sacrifice Was Not in Vain’: Tarana Burke, Tracee Ellis Ross and More Pen ‘Love Letter’ to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, some of the most visible female activists of our generation joined forces to give their thanks, support and love to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford after her Sept. 27 testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, compelling testimony that was nonetheless unable to thwart the confirmation of…

In the Aftermath of the Kavanaugh Hearings, Amandla Stenberg Writes a Searing Op-Ed on Sexual Assault In the Aftermath of the Kavanaugh Hearings, Amandla Stenberg Writes a Searing Op-Ed on Sexual Assault

To say that Amandla Stenberg is one of the voices of her generation would be an understatement. At only 19, the star of the acclaimed film adaptation of The Hate U Give has repeatedly demonstrated a depth and social awareness belying her age. And in a painfully candid and nuanced op-ed published Saturday by Teen Vogue…

Will Anybody Take a Hit for Supporting Brett Kavanaugh? Ask Brian Kemp in Georgia  Will Anybody Take a Hit for Supporting Brett Kavanaugh? Ask Brian Kemp in Georgia 

Almost 30 years ago this month, on Oct. 14, 1988, The Accused debuted in theaters. The movie starred Kelly McGillis (who was a big star after Top Gun) as an ambitious prosecutor named Kathryn Murphy and Jodie Foster as Sarah Tobias, a working-class girl who is the victim of a horrible sex crime.

‘People’ Aren’t Divided on Kavanaugh’s Confirmation. White People Are. ‘People’ Aren’t Divided on Kavanaugh’s Confirmation. White People Are.

In newsrooms across the country, political reporters and pundits are trying to read the tea leaves on what’s in store for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual assault and misconduct and accusations that Kavanaugh lied multiple times under oath during last week’s Judicial…

The FBI Investigation Into Brett Kavanaugh Is Complete. Here’s What We Know The FBI Investigation Into Brett Kavanaugh Is Complete. Here’s What We Know

The week-long FBI investigation into sexual misconduct claims against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has concluded. The report was finished Thursday (for comparison, the search for Russian Collusion and Barack Obama’s real birth certificate is still ongoing). Here’s everything we know.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Trumpslains the President's Mocking of Christine Blasey Ford Sarah Huckabee Sanders Trumpslains the President's Mocking of Christine Blasey Ford

Both Donald Trump and his proxy, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, continue their public defense of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. In the latest White House press briefing, Sanders also goes so far as to say defend the president’s mocking of Christine Blasey Ford during a rally in Southaven,…

Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford at Rally as He Continues to Campaign as the President of White Men  Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford at Rally as He Continues to Campaign as the President of White Men 

Rallies are a safe space for President Trump. The crowd is filled with approved and confirmed, card-carrying, MAGA hat-wearing, Trump supporters who would follow him over a cliff.

Revisiting Anita Hill: On Racism, Stereotypes and Respectability Politics Revisiting Anita Hill: On Racism, Stereotypes and Respectability Politics

“The more things change. The more things stay the same.”

Kamala Harris Would’ve Handled Brett Kavanaugh From the Jump Kamala Harris Would’ve Handled Brett Kavanaugh From the Jump

The Senate Republicans caved and Donald Trump just announced that the FBI will conduct a weeklong, limited edition, Cliff Notes, truncated, highly abbreviated investigation into Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s allegations that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in 1982.

Sexual Assault Survivors Confront Sen. Jeff Flake: 'Look at Me and Tell Me That It Doesn’t Matter What Happened to Me' Sexual Assault Survivors Confront Sen. Jeff Flake: 'Look at Me and Tell Me That It Doesn’t Matter What Happened to Me'

Sen. Jeff Flake, the spineless Arizona Republican who has mastered the “Look, I’m really conflicted about this decision” face yet votes almost 90 percent of the time with President Trump, was confronted Friday morning by two women claiming to be sexual assault survivors. The confrontation happened shortly after Flake…

Brett Kavanaugh and America's Insistence on White Male Virtue Brett Kavanaugh and America's Insistence on White Male Virtue

Let’s start with the laughter: how it was the thing that Christine Blasey Ford remembered best.

What Black People Should Take Away From the Kavanaugh Hearing: A Lack of Due Process Will Always Hurt Us the Most   What Black People Should Take Away From the Kavanaugh Hearing: A Lack of Due Process Will Always Hurt Us the Most  

Jennifer Thompson-Cannino was the perfect witness. She was credible. She had taken the time during a brutal, agonizing attack to study her rapist’s face, to make sure she would later be able to bring him to justice.

The Delicious Salt of Brett Kavanaugh’s White Tears The Delicious Salt of Brett Kavanaugh’s White Tears

When watching Brett Kavanaugh—a man whose job interview is quite a bit harder than he anticipated it being—break down during Supreme Court confirmation hearings today as he denies the charges levied against him by Christine Blasey Ford, it’s natural to assume that he’s acting, that the tears he’s struggling to hold…

White Republican Men, Yet Again, Hid Behind a White Woman. And It Backfired, Bigly  White Republican Men, Yet Again, Hid Behind a White Woman. And It Backfired, Bigly 

Once again, white Republican men hoped a white woman would save them. Maybe Republicans will continue rallying behind Brett Kavanaugh and appoint him to the Supreme Court despite the credible accusations leveled against him, but the GOP’s gambit to use a woman to speak for the all-white male Republican panel during…

President Trump Is Reportedly Rage Watching Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony President Trump Is Reportedly Rage Watching Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony

The Root has an exclusive live look at President Trump during the Senate Judiciary Committee testimony of Christine Blasey Ford:

Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford Testify on Sexual-Assault Allegations [Live Updates] Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford Testify on Sexual-Assault Allegations [Live Updates]

The shit show that shouldn’t be is finally upon us and the idea that sexual-assault testimony is being treated like a lead-up to the Super Bowl is sickening and befitting of the times.

As New Accusations Emerge, It's Time for Brett Kavanaugh to Sit His Ass Down Somewhere As New Accusations Emerge, It's Time for Brett Kavanaugh to Sit His Ass Down Somewhere

White male privilege is an intoxicating drug and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is high as a giraffe’s ass.

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