With everything going on with the Supreme Court nomination involving Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser for sexual assault its time to step back a second.
Have we become a nation where someone’s claim is taken as absolute fact?
This is a serious question for the problem at hand when dealing with sexual assault. Its a terrible crime, but yet, it appears there are those who have no problem screaming about how anyone accused is automatically guilty of that assault.
The internet is full of such accusations on men from all walks of life and all colors. The problem isn’t one that awareness needs to be heightened, but of validity.
For every claim there are stories of men being falsely accused by women for a variety of reasons. Many of these men have had their entire lives destroyed as people believed the accuser instead of the facts. Continue reading…