“How many women have to accuse Trump of rape and sexual assault before Republicans give a shit?”
By Julia Conley, staff writer for Common Dreams. Published 6-21-2019
In this 2005 frame from the infamous Access Hollywood video, Donald Trump stands with host Billy Bush (left) as he prepares for an appearance on ‘Days of Our Lives’ with actress Arianne Zucker (right). Just moments before, Trump had told Bush his fame enables him to grab and kiss women without their consent. (Screenshot: via The Washington Post obtained video)
Advice columnist and journalist E. Jean Carroll publicly accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault on Friday.
Carroll is the 24th woman to accuse the president of assault, harassment, or molestation.
In an excerpt from her upcoming book, “What Do We Need Men For? A Modest Proposal,” published on New York magazine’s website, Carroll described Trump pushing her into a dressing room at the department store Bergdorf Goodman 25 years ago, hitting her head against a wall, holding her against the wall, and forcibly penetrating her: Continue reading