The internet (again) wants Penn Law prof Amy Wax fired - this time for her comments on the Kavanaugh hearing

October 3, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington.

By Staff

More than 3,100 people have signed a petition calling for Penn Law professor Amy Wax’s firing after she aired her grievances about the testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford during the confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh.

“I think it violates principles of basic fair play for her to be bringing this up,” Wax said in an interview posted last week with Brown professor Glenn Loury for his YouTube series, “The Glenn Show.” “I think she should have held her tongue — if I were her, I would have. I think basic dignity and fairness dictates that, you know, it’s too late, Ms. Ford, even if there would have been consequences to bitching about it at the time.”

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