‘Name sexual predators’: Kirsten Gillibrand urged to set example for co-eds

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On Friday, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand linked to an article in Cosmopolitan magazine about what colleges can do to prevent sexual assault. Gillibrand appeared briefly in the article for her work on the Campus Safety and Accountability Act, which would require educational institutions to gather information about students’ experiences with sexual assault via an annual survey.

Gillibrand was in the news this week for an interview in which she alleged that an older colleague squeezed her waist and said, “Don’t lose too much weight now. I like my girls chubby.” That sparked a debate: was Gillibrand obligated to name her harasser, or allow an “unidentified southern congressman” to enjoy his anonymity while telling Gillibrand, “You know Kirsten, you’re even pretty when you’re fat.”

The debate continued today, with many suggesting Gillibrand was setting a bad example by not naming names.

http://twitter.com/#!/RBPundit/status/505439016104517632
http://twitter.com/#!/TheRickWilson/status/505439688581451778
http://twitter.com/#!/LetsBanEvrythng/status/505440627686125568
http://twitter.com/#!/SHannitysHair/status/505445621856477185
http://twitter.com/#!/Andrew_Dad/status/505447928693915648
http://twitter.com/#!/gdthomp01/status/505465921461579776

 

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/08/29/name-sexual-predators-sen-kirsten-gillibrand-urged-to-set-example-for-co-eds/

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