The internet rallies around tearful Christine Ford: ‘I can see the traumatized girl in her eyes and it breaks my heart’
Christine Blasey Ford. (Screenshot)

Christine Blasey Ford testified against Brett Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee -- and her account of her attempted rape deeply moved social media users watching the hearing.

The California professor read her opening statement in a shaky voice, on the verge of tears, but gathered strength to testify against her alleged assailant out of "civic duty" as Senate Republicans rush to confirm him to the U.S. Supreme Court.