KC Johnson

co-author, 'Until Proven Innocent'

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Co-author of the book Until Proven Innocent: Political Correctness and the Shameful Injustices of the Duke Lacrosse Rape Case; he’s also a history professor at Brooklyn College

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Outrage about President Trump’s allegiance to Saudi Arabia is coming from both sides.

Stand by your prince

Outrage about President Trump’s allegiance to Saudi Arabia is coming from both sides.

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There is a national spotlight on the issue of campus sexual assault right now—but the conversation is shifting a bit to those accused.

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There is a national spotlight on the issue of campus sexual assault right now—but the conversation is shifting a bit to those accused.

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