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Brett Kavanaugh and the Power of Public Trauma

For the first time, a whole nation of women are being triggered at once, and they’re not afraid to speak

Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images

PPick a woman in your life. Any woman. Odds are, if you look at her right now, you’ll see it in her face: the brittleness. The weary rage. The way the laughter coming…

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Lissa Harris

Lissa Harris

Writer. Alt-weekly alum. Recovering local-news startup founder. MIT Science Writing ’08. Rural Catskillian, swordfighter, sci-fi enthusiast, queer royalty.

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