Kavanaugh Supreme Court Nomination Meets #MeToo

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Judge Kavanaugh’s confirmation process is raising an unexpected question; how much has changed since Anita Hill confronted Clarence Thomas? Democrats are demanding the FBI probe attempted-rape accusations. Republicans, who control the process, might not be able to keep next week’s deadline. Would a rush to appoint Judge Kavanaugh cast a cloud over the highest court in the land?

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Credits

Guests:
Elana Schor - Politico - @eschor, Juliet Williams - Professor, UCLA - @UCLA, Lenora Lapidus - Director of the ACLU’s Women's Rights Project - @LenoraLapidus, Irin Carmon - Senior correspondent at New York Magazine - @irin

Host:
Warren Olney

Producer:
Andrea Brody