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Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh was accused Wednesday by another woman of having taken part in sexual misconduct as a high school student in the 1980s. Julie Swetnick came forward in Twitter post shared by her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, to say she had witnessed Kavanaugh engage in activities at parties where women were subject to verbal abuse, unwanted touching, and were drugged and raped, The New York Times reported. Swetnick saw Kavanaugh at numerous occasions during house parties in the Washington suburbs where they both grew up. Swetnick...
  Jeremy Piven, who is best known for his role as Ari Gold on Entourage, has been making an attempt to rebrand himself as a standup comedian, and it is not going well. He was asked to host a $450 per plate event—The 9th Annual Face Forward LA Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel—which raised $500,000 for a sex trafficking charity, reported Page Six. According to Daily Mail, people were surprised he agreed to host in the first place given the accusations against him. In the wake...
Mike Pence has spent his entire career working to prevent LGBTQ individuals from having basic human rights, and now, he’s very loudly outdoing himself: Pence became the first Vice President to speak at the Family Research Council’s annual Values Voter Summit. The Council is officially designated as an anti-LGBTQ hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). According to the Values Voter Summit’s website, the event hopes to “preserve the bedrock values of traditional marriage [and] religious liberty.” The website also boasts that in 2016, Pence called the Summit...
  After two hellish years of Trump, we finally have a chance this November to flip the House and Senate and stop this effed up administration in its tracks. Even if you live somewhere reliably blue, there are plenty of ways to make a difference in a swing state near you.Like millions around the nation, you probably woke up November 9, 2016 with a sense of despair lodged in the pit of your stomach. That is, if you’d slept at all since election results started flooding...
    Bill Cosby has officially been given a three to ten year prison sentence for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, following years of attacks spanning decades alleged by dozens of women. On Tuesday, the actor was denied bail and sent to prison immediately following the sentence, reports CNN. Cosby was also ordered to pay $250,000 in addition to prosecution costs, and will be registered as a sex offender for life. Judge Steven T. O’Neill remarked in court, “Mr. Cosby, this has all circled back to you....