Matt Lauer on the set of the “Today” show in New York. NBC News fired the longtime host for “inappropriate sexual behaviour.” Photograph: Nathan Congleton/NBC via AP

Americans woke on Wednesday morning to the news that NBC anchor Matt Lauer had been fired by his network over allegations of inappropriate sexual beha(...)

Harvey Weinstein: Did his impeccable liberal credentials make it harder for women to accuse him of repellent behaviour? Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty

Consent in sexual relations should be a minimum standard. It has become the maximum standard instead, and the end result is not pretty. For example, (...)

Richard Branson: while his behaviour is open and public and there is no suggestion he seeks to bully women, it does create images of beautiful young women in a working environment being bodily manhandled. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

Sometimes, it is the silences that are most eloquent, the unasked questions that provide the most interesting answers.  Richard Branson was inte(...)

The #ClickWithCompassion film shows actors confronting one another with real comments from the internet.

Schoolchildren are being urged to watch a viral video that highlights the impact of cyberbullying on people in the real world. The #ClickWithCompassi(...)

Donald Trump: If you investigate the current US president with a dream team, nightmares are bound to follow. Photograh:  Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

It’s been a bad week for brozillas. Our two most famous Neanderthal disrupters, one on each coast, have been in a race to see who can flame out more q(...)

Roger Ailes, the cofounder of Fox News. Photograph: Angel Franco/The New York Times

As Washington reeled from one of the most tumultuous weeks in recent political history, another event stopped Americans in their tracks. The death of(...)

Kellyanne Conway in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Photograph: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

What powerful political woman is mocked for her clothes, is the target of pictures on Twitter depicting her as haggard and is routinely called a witch(...)

Kellyanne Conway: her foray into stand up comedy has come to light. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

She’s Donald Trump’s campaign manager and a political strategist but Kellyanne Conway should definitely stick to the day job as a cringeworthy foray i(...)

The media gathered beneath the US flag at a Hillary Clinton event in New York on election night. Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

It’s over and nobody really won because the United States has lost so much dignity, honour, respect and hope – qualities that matter more than wealth.(...)

The problem with Donald Trump is we don’t know which of the characters he has created he would bring to the Oval Office. The trouble with Hillary Clinton is we do know. Photograph:  Andrea Comas/Reuters

When historians write about this bizarre, ugly and dispiriting campaign – and oh, my, will they ever! – the epic dark saga will unfold this way: A man(...)

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