It was big news when a grand jury voted to indict former President Donald Trump.
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For the first time, a former US president has been indicted, and two scholars describe what it means for democracy – and for them.
Ingrid Bergman and Charles Boyer in Gaslight (1944), the film that inspired the now widely used term.
The term ‘gaslighting’ is now liberally used but what does it mean and where did it come from?
What does it mean when public figures say sorry?
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Public apologies are a type of performance before a larger audience, and they are to be understood in terms that are different from a private apology.
President Clinton poses with Monica Lewinsky in a Nov. 17, 1995 photo.
While sexual harassment is still all too common, at least we’re having more open conversations about it, and victims are speaking up on their own terms.
Bill Clinton and Donald Trump share an awkward anniversary.
In the late ‘90s, Monica Lewinsky became part of US political lore and pop culture, inspiring this Los Angeles mural. So what can she add to her story now?
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It’s scarcely a surprise that, a decade on, we’re still interested in hearing from a president’s mistress. It’s even less surprising that, a decade on, that mistress still wants to talk. The whys of our…