President Trump contended that Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were teenagers, would have reported the attack to law enforcement if it “was as bad as she says.”
The retreat comes after the president said he was told that releasing the documents might have a negative impact on the special counsel's Russia investigation, and allies had asked him not to put them out.
President Trump has repeatedly vowed to punish Canada with auto tariffs, saying that the trade is one-sided. But an analysis shows that the $582 billion in goods exchanged between the United States and its northern neighbor is about evenly divided between imports and exports.
“I was always searching for myself, but I was always defined by these men,” the actress and activist said. And the fifth — but surely not final — act of Fonda’s life has been a bracing example of self-possession.