Thursday, August 8, 2013

an update on the Tawana Brawley story

Tawana Brawley starts paying man she falsely accused of rape in 1987 - CNN.com

I was one of the people who believed her: I assumed a black woman wouldn't lie about being raped by white men. When the truth came out, I realized my assumptions were both racist and sexist. Everyone deserves the presumption of innocence.