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Anita Hill calls the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings 'a disservice to the American public' and 'a tragedy'

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Anita Hill spoke about the Brett Kavanaugh hearings during a talk at the University of Pennsylvania Wednesday night.
Hill has spoken a lot about the case recently, since it closely resembles what she went through when she accused Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment in 1991.
Hill said it's "a tragedy" that not much has changed in the nearly three decades since the Thomas confirmation hearings.
Anita Hill weighed in on the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation process Wednesday night, during a talk at the University of Pennsylvania.
Hill has of late been asked to give her opinion on Kavanaugh's...
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Anita Hill: Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Process Was 'A Tragedy'

Anita Hill: Brett Kavanaugh's Confirmation Process Was 'A Tragedy'

8 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

She made her first public comments since Kavanaugh's confirmation vote, almost exactly 27 years after her landmark Senate testimony against Clarence Thomas.
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The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn - here are the winning...

The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn - here are the winning numbers

The $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot was just drawn - here are the winning numbers: 65-53-23-15-70 Mega-ball: 7 The odds of winning the record-breaking $1 billion jackpot were... Read more ...

The record-high Mega Millions jackpot is worth nearly $1 billion - here are...

The record-high Mega Millions jackpot is worth nearly $1 billion - here are 3 things you should do if you win

The Mega Millions jackpot is at a record-high ahead of Friday night's drawing: $970 million, with a cash payout of $548 million. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot... Read more ...

A shadowy group spent £257,000 on Facebook ads asking people to drive a...

A shadowy group spent £257,000 on Facebook ads asking people to drive a knife into Theresa May's Brexit plan

Politicians have uncovered evidence of a dark advertising campaign on Facebook, in which Brits were encouraged to lobby against Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan. The... Read more ...

California unemployment rate falls to record low 4.1 percent

California unemployment rate falls to record low 4.1 percent

The good economic times keep rolling in California, where the jobless rate fell to a record low 4.1 percent in September and the state's rural and agricultural areas are seeing... Read more ...

The DOJ has charged a Russian woman working for a close Putin ally with...

The DOJ has charged a Russian woman working for a close Putin ally with conspiring to interfere in the 2018 midterms

The Department of Justice announced on Friday that it has charged a Russian woman with conspiring to interfere in the 2018 US midterms. The woman, Elena Khusyaynova, is accused... Read more ...

Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen is encouraging people to vote in the...

Former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen is encouraging people to vote in the midterms to prevent 'another 2 or another 6 years of this craziness'

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen recently changed his voter registration from Republican to Democrat and is encouraging people to turn out to vote... Read more ...

'You are messing with the wrong guy': The CEO of Cleveland-Cliffs...

'You are messing with the wrong guy': The CEO of Cleveland-Cliffs eviscerates Goldman Sachs analyst and short sellers

Cleveland-Cliffs CEO Lourenco Goncalves took time out of his company's third-quarter earnings call to attack a Goldman Sachs analyst and short sellers. It's not the first time... Read more ...

Our 7 best bets for Week 8 of the college football season

Our 7 best bets for Week 8 of the college football season

There are no weeks off in college football, and now past the halfway point of the season, every game takes on a bit more importance. Any loss can topple a team's hopes of... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook demands Bloomberg retract its Chinese chip hacking report...

Apple CEO Tim Cook demands Bloomberg retract its Chinese chip hacking report - 'there is no truth in their story'

Bloomberg reported in early October that Chinese spies had infiltrated U.S. companies by planting microchips in their servers. Apple released a statement soon after denying the... Read more ...

'All Americans should recoil from the president's praise for a violent...

'All Americans should recoil from the president's praise for a violent assault': White House Correspondents' Association condemns Trump's praise of lawmaker who body-slammed journalist

The White House Correspondents' Association accused President Donald Trump in a statement of "cheerleading for a violent act targeting a free and independent news media." On... Read more ...