How To Testify As A Woman

High stakes performing in a patriarchy

Christine Blasey Ford, who testified to Congress last week as to alleged sexual assault by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, is a hero. I watched every minute. She was amazing.

Below is my take on what women have to do in order to succeed in our still biased culture. No disrepect intended, because so many of us women do this — myself included — without even thinking about it. We do this in order to survive in our culture.