Chrissy Teigen, I Forgive You

Was Chrissy Teigen’s apology this week on Medium an attempt to shore up her sinking career? Probably. But it also seemed sincere (both can be true). And though she stated that she’s not seeking forgiveness, I forgive her anyway. Why? Because while she once leveraged her celebrity for cruelty, she is now leveraging it to call out the dehumanizing effects of mobbing. And its about time somebody did.

Mobbing is the bullying of an individual by a group that often forces the target of the bullying out of the workplace through humiliation, discrediting, and ostracism. Konrad Lorenz…