- Peggy Drexler: Alabama lawmakers' attempt to impeach "family values" governor over allegations of affair carries its own hypocrisy
- She says people revel in judging private behavior of powerful so they can feel powerful, too
- Drexler: Until we clean up our own acts, Gov. Bentley's private actions are frankly none of our business
Peggy Drexler is the author of "Our Fathers, Ourselves: Daughters, Fathers, and the Changing American Family" and "Raising Boys Without Men." She is an assistant professor of psychology at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and a former gender scholar at Stanford University. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)Will the people of Alabama vote to impeach Gov. Robert Bentley in the wake of the latest political sex scandal to consume the media waves?