Lewinsky affair not an abuse of power: Hillary

Hillary Clinton Says Bill Should ‘Absolutely Not’ Have Resigned Over Lewinsky Scandal

Mrs Clinton also told CBS that she believes it was right that her husband, who was 49 at the time, did not resign from office, and that Ms Lewinsky "was an adult". Pressed on whether the relationship was an abuse of power, Clinton said: "No, no" and noted that Lewinsky "was an adult". "Because of the enormous power imbalance and age difference between she and her boss, she had no real ability to say 'No.' The only reason Mrs. Clinton might say that was because the phrase wasn't coined at that time".

New York Democrat Senator Kirsten Gillibrand came out past year amid the #MeToo movement saying she believed the former President should have stepped down as a result of his affair.

Neither Tarana Burke, who started the Me Too campaign in 2007, nor Alyssa Milano, a prominent women's rights activist who helped the campaign go viral a year ago, have publicly commented or responded to HuffPost's request for comment on Hillary Clinton's interview.

"In one statement she undercut the abuse of power and position against nearly all sexual harassment in the workplace", tweeted author David Rothkopf.

American columnist Kristen Powers tweeted, "This actually shouldn't be so hard". Kirsten Gillibrand has been one of the political figures who has been vocal about her opinion that President Clinton should have resigned after he was impeached in December 1998. His response before a 2016 debate was to hold a press conference with several women who accused Mr Clinton of sexual misconduct or assault and accused Mrs Clinton of trying to silence them.

Meghan Markle's Sister Reportedly Showed Up To Kensington Palace Uninvited
Likewise, a source tells ET that on Oct 1st Samantha and boyfriend Mark Phillips were seen outside Kensington Palace. During the same trip, Samantha also did a TV interview with London's Channel 5 where she apologized to Meghan.

Hillary Clinton was criticized by many for standing by a cheating husband.

"If you watched the way Trump debated me, it was just imbued with sexism".

When the wave of sexual harassment and assault against Harvey Weinstein dominated the news just over a year ago, Hillary Clinton declared that "this behavior can not be tolerated anywhere, whether it is in entertainment or politics".

Later in the interview, Clinton turned the tables and used it as an opportunity to bash President Trump. The tour is expected to begin after the upcoming November midterm elections in the US Congress.

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