Meade wrote:Where are these same voices now when it is one of their own, one who shares their ideological bent, who is alleged to have committed assault on his coworker?
Meade wrote:Even now, in this very thread, the "outrage" is over Solomon's poor judgement, the hand-wringing is about whether or not this is a "generational thing". Oh well, we mustn't be judgmental. That would not be tolerant or liberal or progressive. Best bet is everyone to lay low - no pub crawls or drunk driving for six months or so. At least until this all blows over.
I understand what you're saying about silence as it relates to partisan politics. What I don't understand is the claim that silence in the face of alleged sexual assault represents liberal, progressive values. Huh?