Let’s talk about Vanessa Tyson’s sexual assault accusation against Justin Fairfax

The important questions to ask ourselves, as we grapple with the most recent bombshell news story out of the State of Virginia this week, are: What does this story teach us about the complex nature of sexual assault, and how that impacts survivors’ decisions to report or conceal it? How can we all still do … Read more

Ralph Northam: Should He Resign?

Ralph Northam, the Democratic governor of Virginia who was elected a year ago largely because of the fallout from the racist rally in Charlottesville, is in hot water over a recently unearthed photo of him when he was 25. In the photo are two smiling people in costumes: one dressed in blackface and the other … Read more