economist.com – WHEN Canada’s state broadcaster fired one of its radio stars, Jian Ghomeshi, in October for allegedly hurting a woman during sex, it looked like an isolated case of celebrity misconduct. Then the focus shifted to whether the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation had ignored earlier complaints of sexual harassment against him. Mr Ghomeshi insists that his sexual encounters are consensual. On November 5th the focus shifted again, to parliament.
A harsh light