People across the country gathered to watch the Kavanaugh hearing, and the photos are striking

As Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford testify today before the Senate Judiciary Committee regarding Ford's accusation that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school gathering in 1982, people across the country are gathering together to watch the hearing.

Many viewers have uploaded photos of groups of people gathering around television screens on in offices, classrooms, and public spaces to hear Ford tell her story.

Here are a few of those amazing images:

Americans gather to watch Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's testimony
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Americans gather to watch Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's testimony
Christine Blasey Ford testifies before the US Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 27, 2018. - Blasey Ford told senators Thursday that she remains '100 percent' certain that Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's nominee for the US Supreme Court, was the person who sexually assaulted her at a party decades ago. (Photo by Melina Mara / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read MELINA MARA/AFP/Getty Images)
Across the world, people are watching the Kavanaugh-Ford hearing. That includes passengers on planes cruising at 3…
An office deli full of women watching the Kavanaugh hearings
Watching Ford’s testimony against Kavanaugh in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the newsroom screens with…
Sound waves from NYSE trading post TVs resound in unison at higher than usual decibel levels as traders watched Chr…
A “watch-in” in Senator Thom Tillis office; protesters watching the Kavanaugh hearing
.@pennlaw intently watching the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing as Dr. Blasey Ford testifies re: sexual assault…
Journalism One students are watching a live broadcast of Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony befo…
Students and faculty watching and intently listening to the Brett Kavanaugh hearing @RutgersLaw @Rutgers_Camden

Kavanaugh is up for a vacant seat in the U.S. Supreme Court. The judge appeared to have cleared his earlier nomination hearing before the committee, with a vote in his favor likely, but news of Ford's allegations sent the nomination process into chaos. 

Otherwomenhave since come forward with their own allegations against Kavanaugh.

His future with the Supreme Court depends on whether or not Republican senators will decline to vote for him in light of the allegations against him.

Additional reporting by Marcus Gilmer

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