VICTIM blaming is the act of holding the victim responsible, at least partially, for the crime rather than the perpetrator. Let’s take a closer look at the subject. What is victim blaming? The phrase was coined by US psychologist William Ryan in his 1971 “blaming the victim.” While Ryan discussed how it is used to justify racism and social injustice – victim blaming is now more closely associated with rape and sexual assault cases. Asking a victim of rape what they were wearing at the time of the attack to help “encourage” the perpetrator is a form of victim blaming, according to Psychology Today. Another example, cited by the same report, is asking a victim why they did not fight back more against the attacker. What did Donald Trump tweet about Christine Blasey Ford? On September 21, Donald Trump cast doubt on California professor Christine Blasey Ford – who has accused his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault. On … [Read more...] about What is victim blaming and what did Donald Trump tweet about Christine Blasey Ford?
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opinion Bill Goodykoontz Arizona Republic Published 9:48 p.m. UTC Sep 1, 2018 While former presidents of the United States mourned Sen. John McCain Saturday morning, current President Donald Trump tweeted. It was a stark contrast on a morning that pitted civility among even political rivals against the me-first mantra of the current administration. “So much of our politics, our public life, our public discourse, can seem small and mean and petty, trafficking in bombast and insult, in phony controversies and manufactured outrage,” President Barack Obama said at the memorial service for McCain at the National Cathedral. “It’s a politics that pretends to be brave, but in fact is born of fear. John called us to be bigger than that. He called us to be better than that.” President George W. Bush said McCain “detested the abuse of power. He could not abide bigots and swaggering despots.” Meanwhile, Trump tweeted about … [Read more...] about John McCain memorial: Donald Trump tweets while former presidents Bush, Obama mourn
DONALD Trump is known for making waves across social media with his constant war of words with other nations, the media and anyone who dares to cross his path. But just who is he fighting with today? We take a look at the current focus of the President’s wrath. What has Donald Trump tweeted now? Trump took to the platform on August 1, 2018, to demand that the Russia collusion probe should end "right now" after it was revealed Robert Mueller wanted to quiz the US president. He unleashed a furious Twitter tirade yesterday in which he again branded investigation into Kremlin meddling during the 2016 election a “witch hunt”. Trump said: "This is a terrible situation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our country any further. “Bob Mueller is totally conflicted, and his 17 Angry Democrats that are doing his dirty work are a disgrace to USA!" On July 26, The US President's made Twitter itself … [Read more...] about What did Donald Trump tweet? From Paul Manafort to collusion, the US President’s latest Twitter posts
DONALD Trump is known for making waves across social media with his constant war of words with other nations, the media and anyone who dares to cross his path. But just who is he fighting with today? We take a look at the current focus of the President’s wrath. What has Donald Trump tweeted now? The US President has been making waves on Twitter in the last 24 hours with a controversial and aggressive tweet aimed at Iran’s leader Hassan Rouhani. Trump issued a tweet in the early hours of Monday, July 23 2018, saying: “To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE. WE ARE NO LONGER A COUNTRY THAT WILL STAND FOR YOUR DEMENTED WORDS OF VIOLENCE & DEATH. BE CAUTIOUS!” The terrifying tweet came as tensions between the US and Iran continue to mount, and just months after Donald Trump withdrew from the 2015 nuclear deal that was designed … [Read more...] about What did Donald Trump tweet? Latest Twitter posts as US President threatens Iran’s Hassan Rouhani
DONALD Trump tweeted on his way to meet Kim Jong-un that his economics adviser has had a heart attack. He revealed Larry Kudlow suffered a cardiac event moments before the President was due to meet the North Korea leader. Our Great Larry Kudlow, who has been working so hard on trade and the economy, has just suffered a heart attack. He is now in Walter Reed Medical Center.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 12, 2018 Money tsar Kudlow just yesterday defended Trump after the vicious spat with Canada PM Justin Trudeau at the G7 meeting. Kudlow told CNN that Canadian boss Justin Trudeau had "betrayed" the US after comments to the press about trading tariffs. He said: "It was a betrayal. "He really kind of stabbed us in the back." More to follow... For the latest news on this story keep checking back at Sun Online. Thesun.co.uk is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump tweets on his WAY to Kim Jong-un summit that economic boss, Larry Kudlow has had a heart attack