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Yes, an FBI Investigation into a Very Old Sexual Abuse Allegation is Still Worthwhile. This is Why.

 Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley released a statement last week claiming “no reason for any further delay” regarding a hearing about a sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Says Grassley, “Dr. Ford’s testimony would reflect her personal knowledge and memory of events. Nothing the FBI or any other investigator does would …

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Going Where the Children Are: Predators and the Failure of the Federal Government to Protect Immigrant Children from Them

When the notorious Willie Sutton was asked why he robbed banks, he replied, “That’s where the money is.” For sexual or labor trafficking predators seeking access to children, a current answer may be an alphabet soup mix of the Departments of Homeland Security (DHS), Health & Human Services (HHS), and that agency’s Administration for Children & …

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Senator Jeff Sessions On Sexual Violence

I have prosecuted sexual violence in two states. I’ve trained and consulted for the United States military and in 49 US jurisdictions. I’m not aware of a single one where grabbing a person’s genitals or genital area would not constitute a crime of sexual assault. But then again, I’m not in the United States Senate. 

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Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey and the Savior Gun: The Adolescent Nonsense That Passes For Leadership In Tennessee

Finally, someone has an answer! It’s the Lieutenant Governor of Tennessee, and it’s the Savior Gun. “I have always believed that it is better to have a gun and not need it than to need a gun and not have it.” That’s as far as the “thinking” goes for this man who currently holds high office in an American …

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Male Child Sexual Abuse, and What Your US Army is Capable Of in Tolerating It: A Call for Outrage

As an Army civilian, I learned first hand that institution’s ability to distort and betray. After pushing back against two mid-level officers, one a pathologically bad manager and the other a manipulative egomaniac, I found myself marginalized, humiliated, and eventually professionally hunted. My record, integrity and work-product spoke for themselves then and now; if they …

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