What’s More Shameful Than Nude Photos of a Member of Congress?

thinking that they're shameful. LET ME STATE THIS RIGHT OFF THE BAT: Revenge porn is sexual assault. And Katie Hill, the thirty-two-year-old Democratic representative for California's 25th District who has resigned over nude photos of her leaked by her ex, has been violated as completely as if she'd been raped. Though you be in sunny … Continue reading What’s More Shameful Than Nude Photos of a Member of Congress?

Elizabeth Warren, scrappy pit-bull for justice: a love story

(it's all about electability, people) I’M A CANADIAN WHO TAKES A KEEN interest in American politics, out of necessity (q.v. “in bed with an elephant,” the phrase coined by Pierre Trudeau, father of Justin, back in the day when Trudeaux — is that the plural? We’ll say it is — still had some clout and even left the house … Continue reading Elizabeth Warren, scrappy pit-bull for justice: a love story