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Dominique Strauss Kahn Sex Scandal

Paris Mayoral Frontrunner Anne Hidalgo: 'I Choose Not to Blend In''

Elisabeth Braw | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Elisabeth Braw

"The fact that women run for Mayor of Paris is a sign of the times. There's nothing women can't do. Even so, I long for the day when gender doesn't matter in politics. What matters is who you are, what kind of citizen you are and what you campaign for. "

Judges: DSK ‘King Of The Party' At Orgies | Posted 08.08.2013 | World

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn was the "king of the party" at orgies hosted around the world, according to documents leaked to Le Figaro (via...

The Most Embarrassing Social Media Mistakes and Our Kids' Role Models

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 09.30.2013 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

This summer, I am delivering the same message to our teens that I am delivering to Anthony Weiner: Think before you act.

French Court Rules On DSK Book Ban

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.28.2014 | Books

A French court on Tuesday delivered its decision in the Dominique Strass-Kahn book ban case, ruling that lawyer Marcela Iacub's kiss-and-tell about th...

DSK Aphrodisiac Drink: Beverage Entrepreneurs Take A Shot At Strauss-Kahn

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 07.19.2012 | Small Business

Though it's doubtful he'll need any help, there's a new sexual enhancement product on the market named after Dominique Strauss-Kahn. French entrepr...

Strauss-Kahn and the Killers-by-Virtue

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 07.03.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

This is not a desire to seek the truth: Since Dominique Strauss-Kahn is no longer a candidate for anything, nor the director of any organization whatsoever, this feigned "enlightening" of the "citizens" adds to the violence of this action an alibi of utterly pathetic hypocrisy.

DSK, Anne Sinclair Have Reportedly Separated

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2012 | Divorce

* Couple living in separate residences in Paris * Separation occurred a month ago, source says * Couple say will sue mag...

What John Solomon Got Wrong About DSK Scandal

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 08.05.2012 | Books
Edward Jay Epstein

In his new book, DSK, John Solomon relies on a technique of channeling himself inside the head of people he has never met and rendering thoughts they have not stated. He also invents a conspiracy theory for me concerning Dominique Strauss-Kahn's missing BlackBerry.

The DSK Affair: One Year Later

Edward Jay Epstein | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Edward Jay Epstein

Even if all the mysteries of the presidential suite have not been solved, it is now abundantly clear that if the district attorney's office had gathered more evidence before they arrested and imprisoned DSK, the outcome of the French election might well have ad a different victor.

DSK and the Women

Jeff Danziger | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


'Hail Mary' Attempt To Dismiss Suit

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2012 | World

By Joseph Ax NEW YORK, May 1 (Reuters) - A New York judge on Tuesday rejected a motion by former International Monetary Fund chief Do...

DSK Suspects 'Political Enemies' In Sex Scandal

Reuters | Posted 06.27.2012 | World

LONDON, April 27 (Reuters) - The Guardian newspaper said on its website on Friday that former International Monetary Fund boss Dominique Strauss-Kah...

Law & Order: SVU -- A Look Inside the Season

Warren Leight | Posted 06.25.2012 | TV
Warren Leight

Sometimes we were ripping from the headlines, but just as often it felt like the headlines were ripping from us. Either way, we were trying to explore issues that were increasingly in the zeitgeist.

Cambridge Students Outraged That Dominque Strauss-Kahn Speaking On Campus

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.27.2012 | College

College students in Britain have declared they do not want Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, to speak on the...

Reports: DSK To Be Questioned In Prostitution Probe

Reuters | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

By Pierre Savary LILLE, France, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is to be questioned next week by police in...

Casting The New DSK Film: Our Picks

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 02.07.2012 | New York

The infamous tale of Dominique Strauss-Kahn has already inspired both a French porn flick and a harrowing episode of "Law & Order: SVU." Now it looks ...

What Really Happened To DSK?

The New York Review Of Books | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

May 14, 2011, was a horrendous day for Dominique Strauss-Kahn, then head of the International Monetary Fund and leading contender to unseat Nicolas Sa...

Why The DSK Affair May Have Changed The French Workplace Forever

Posted 11.20.2011 | World

is a new website that delivers English editions of the best foreign-language news and journalism. By Claire Gatinois and Marion Van Renterghem P...

DSK To Offer Address French Citizens, But What Will He Say?

Le Monde/Worldcrunch | Raphaëlle Bacqué | Posted 11.06.2011 | World

His friends and family were unsure whether he should speak right away. The public stir is too recent, the media circus still perceptible. Besides, the...

Strauss-Kahn: Speed Bumps on the Palace Road

Christopher Strong | Posted 11.06.2011 | World
Christopher Strong

If Dominique Strauss-Kahn decides to throw his hat into the "I-wanna-be-president" ring, no one could stop him, but he nonetheless will have to (successfully) negotiate several speed bumps on the road to the presidential palace.

Hope For DSK's Political Comeback In France?

LE NOUVEL OBSERVATEUR/Worldcrunch | Marc Vanghelder | Posted 10.26.2011 | World

PARIS - Despite the charges being dropped in the criminal case against him, Dominique Strauss-Kahn's troubles with the law are not over. Nafissatou Di...

Making War, Not Love: A French View On America's Obsession With Sex

Le Monde/Worldcrunch | Pascal Brukner | Posted 10.25.2011 | World

PARIS - A few years ago, we were on a family beach vacation in Florida. After a swim, my two-year-old daughter took off her bathing suit. Suddenly, th...

DSK: Case Not Dismissed

Marlo Thomas | Posted 10.24.2011 | Women
Marlo Thomas

When I heard Strauss-Kahn's charges were being dismissed, all I could think of was a picture I saw in the paper last spring of a proud army of hotel maids in their grey uniforms gathered outside the courthouse where he was being arraigned, to at last make their voices heard.

The Case for Prosecuting Strauss-Kahn: Or Should Prosecutors Play God?

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 10.19.2011 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

Will New York District Attorney Cyrus Vance allow the DSK case to proceed to trial and allow a jury to render a verdict? Or will he play God and decide the case himself? He makes his decision on Tuesday.

The Maid and the Millionaire

Rep. Bobby Rush | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices
Rep. Bobby Rush

I have to say it, even if nobody else wants to. I think we need to have a national conversation about how "we the people" have reacted to the alleged sexual assault of Nafissatou Diallo by Dominique Strauss-Kahn.