Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh opening: ‘This is a circus’

In an emotional opening statement Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh strongly refuted Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual misconduct allegations during his senate hearing opening statement.
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In an emotional opening statement Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh strongly refuted Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual misconduct allegations during his senate hearing opening statement.
Erika D. Smith

Erika D. Smith

Associate editor and editorial writer

A crying Brett Kavanaugh. This is what white male privilege looks like

September 27, 2018 04:52 PM

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Erika D. Smith joined The Sacramento Bee in May 2015 after spending most of her career in the nebulous Midwest. She previously worked for The Indianapolis Star in Indiana, where, as metro columnist, she covered issues related to neighborhoods, community development, public safety and diversity. She also worked for five years at the Akron Beacon Journal in Ohio. She is a native of Cleveland.

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