END OF THE LINE?
Justin Fairfax’s Monstrous Magical Thinking
Virginia Activists: If Fairfax Goes, Northam Better Go Too
Activists gathered at a former slave-trading site to make sure the latest scandal—a second sexual assault allegation against Lt. Gov. Fairfax—doesn’t let Northam off the hook.
CHOICE OF WORDS
Gov. Northam Draws Scorn for ‘Indentured Servants’ Remark
‘Also known as slavery,’ interviewer Gayle King told him.
Fairfax Faces Mounting Calls to Resign Amid Assault Claims
While Virginia’s second-in-command is under fire for two sexual-assault allegations, the state’s governor insists he’s not going anywhere amid a racist yearbook photo scandal.
‘SIGNIFICANT RED FLAGS’
Probe, Don’t Promote After a Sexual Assault Accusation
How many women need to say the same man hurt them before we believe their accounts? Why was one not enough?
‘This Dude Raped Me’—Second Woman Accuses Justin Fairfax
‘I will not resign,’ Fairfax said Friday after Meredith Watson publicly accused the lieutenant governor of raping her in 2000, when they were both Duke University students.
PICK YOUR BATTLES
Republicans Would Be Stupid to Fall Into the Yearbook Trap
We didn’t like it when it was done to Brett Kavanaugh. We shouldn’t celebrate it now.
Hollywood’s Long, Shameful History of Blackface
Don’t call it a comeback. Blackface has been here for years.