Tag: Christine Blasey Ford

Big decisions, bench changes for U.S. Supreme Court this year

Big decisions, bench changes for U.S. Supreme Court this year

| Carol Zimmermann | December 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Supreme Court’s past year will probably be remembered more for the shakeup at the bench than for specific rulings.

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After reader criticism, America editor defends Kavanaugh withdrawal editorial

After reader criticism, America editor defends Kavanaugh withdrawal editorial

| Carol Zimmermann | October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Jesuit Father Matt Malone, editor of America magazine, has defended his publication’s editorial that called for the withdrawal of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.

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Prof who called for senators’ ‘miserable death’ to take leave

Prof who called for senators’ ‘miserable death’ to take leave

| Julie Asher | October 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

A Georgetown University associate professor’s tweets that white Republican men should die a “miserable death” for supporting Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination for the Supreme Court is more than just about free speech, said the head of Students for Life of America.

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Catholic University students call for dean ouster over Kavanaugh tweets

Catholic University students call for dean ouster over Kavanaugh tweets

| Rhina Guidos | October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Some students, alumni and faculty members at The Catholic University of America in Washington are calling for the resignation of the dean of its National Catholic School of Social Service following a series of tweets he wrote criticizing women who accused embattled Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct.

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Editorial asks Kavanaugh nomination be withdrawn; others stand by nominee

Editorial asks Kavanaugh nomination be withdrawn; others stand by nominee

| Carol Zimmermann | October 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

After the daylong Senate Judiciary Committee hearings Sept. 27 on a claim of sexual assault made against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, America magazine published an online editorial reversing its former stance on the nominee.

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Head of Georgetown Prep urges renewed commitment to being ‘men for others’

Head of Georgetown Prep urges renewed commitment to being ‘men for others’

| Kelly Sankowski | September 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a letter to the school community, the president of an all-boys Jesuit high school in suburban Washington emphasized the schools’ mission to form “men for others” and reflected on the need to evaluate the school’s culture in light of that value.

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