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Michael Colgan: do allegations suggest he might be a bully or a sexual harasser?

Michael Colgan: do allegations suggest he might be a bully or a sexual harasser?

A reader comments. The portrait of Michael Colgan as painted by the women of the Gate suggests that it was “more about being a bully than being a sexual predator”. If there had not been a sexual dimension to it would the women have gone public, this reader wondered – indeed, would this paper have been interested in making it public if it had “just been about a bully”?

Last question first.

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