Pitiless 

Victim blaming in America has become something even deeper and uglier: the complete reversal of victim and perpetrator.

Two years ago, after CBS correspondent Lara Logan was sexually assaulted in Cairo, Egypt, and greeted by a wave of implications that she brought it on herself, I suggested in a back page essay that 2011 was shaping up to be…

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