Monica Lewinsky: 19 years on, I'm still scarred by the scandal
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– Monica Lewinsky
She was the girl next door who became the centre of a global scandal overnight after it was revealed she’d had an affair with the most powerful man in the world.
Monica Lewinsky was judged, shamed and bullied all in the few hours it took for the story to spread. Now, after years away from the spotlight Monica has come out fighting and supporting the bullying campaign #ClickWithCompassion as well as lending her support to The Diana Award.
She joins us on the sofa to tell us about how her family saved her, how she feels like the first ever person who became a victim of cyberbullying, and how after years in the shadows she feels it’s time to take on the bullies.