U.S. Senate

Rights of women, girls must finally be recognized in this country [Letter]

Rights of women, girls must finally be recognized in this country [Letter]

Editor:

Roy Moore, elected by Alabama voters of the Republican Party to be on the ballot for U.S. senator to replace former Sen. Jeffrey Sessions, has been accused of pedophilia, back in 1979. A woman came forward to report that Moore made sexual advances to her when she was 14 years old at that time.

This woman, as with other women accusing other men, put her name out there — publicly — to accuse her perpetrator. For years women have kept silent about these extremely traumatizing experiences; kept silent, not because they’ve been offered money, no, but some have and took the bribe. They’ve kept silent because they would not have been believed against the...

34°