World view – Thursday

Wednesday GMT


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  1. Alan Wilkinson

     /  September 20, 2018

    Historic accusations of sexual harassment or abuse for which there is no reasonable way of assessing credibility other than the performance of the accuser should be struck out, in the political and media arena as well as judicial:

    • High Flying Duck

       /  September 20, 2018

      Her partisan past and the fact Kavanaugh’s mother was the presiding judge on a foreclosure on her parents house also poisons the well.
      But you are right – there is absolutely no way of proving this allegation one way or another, so what are they trying to achieve in the hearing?
      The only two outcomes are that either she gets discredited or it remains a he said / she said accusation.

  2. High Flying Duck

     /  September 20, 2018

    • Corky

       /  September 20, 2018

      Just shows what’s possible when you aren’t raised as a snowflake, High Flyer.