Commentary: Why Some Sexual Harassers Get Fired—And Some Don’t
Fortune Magazine, December 3, 2017
Julie Moore and Marcie Vaughan
Powerful men—like NBC’s Today host Matt Lauer—have dropped like flies in recent weeks amid a barrage of salacious sexual misconduct allegations. We stand at the precipice of a cultural watershed. Change is inevitable. But will it be change for the better? Self-righteous indignation at the alleged wrongs of those who hold the levers of power can be a delicious indulgence. But a meaningful cultural shift will elude us if we rush to judgment.