Accuser, accused and the damage done: What both sides in the #MeToo culture war lost over the last two weeks

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nydailynews.com—Even in the surreal political environment of Donald Trump’s America, the battle over Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination and the sexual assault accusations against him has brought the madness to new heights, or new lows. While I generally believe Trumpified Republicanism has been uniquely...

The 'carpool dad', the 'frat boy' and the #MeToo culture war. Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s narrative has evolved and is quickly becoming entwined in the women’s movement When Brett Kavanaugh was named as Donald Trump’s nominee for the US supreme court this summer, an image swiftly emerged of a family man and staunch advocate for women. He was the “carpool dad”, as one of Kavanaugh’s friends put it, shuttling his daughters and their friends between school events and extracurricular activities. Kavanaugh himself spoke glowingly of coaching his...