Author: Steve Slavin

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The Age Of Consent

By the early 1980s, when Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey attended high school, the sexual revolution of the 1960s and 1970s had reached every corner the country – even the upscale Washington, DC area Catholic prep schools that both attended. […]

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Six Inconvenient Facts

Let us consider six facts, each of which greatly impacts on the outcome of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearings on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s accession to the Supreme Court. In the early 1980s, three teenagers – Christine Blassey, Kavanaugh, and his […]

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Trump’s Fifth Bankruptcy

Well before he was elected to the presidency, Donald Trump managed to go bankrupt four times. In each of these bankruptcies he had risked billions of dollars of other people’s money. But while they lost money, he managed to escape […]