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Dominque Strauss Kahn

Strauss-Kahn and the Killers-by-Virtue

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 07.03.2012 | Home
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.

Prostitute Or Sex Trafficking Victim: Is There A Difference?

Jane Wells | Posted 04.25.2012 | Impact
Jane Wells

"I challenge you to tell the difference between a nude prostitute and a classy lady in the nude" said the lawyer (of Dominique Strauss-Kahn). "The de...

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

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

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...

Councilman Wants To Ban Sensationalist 'Perp Walks'

Grant McCool | Posted 09.07.2011 | New York

NEW YORK, July 8 - A New York City councilman, troubled by images of Dominique Strauss-Kahn and other criminal suspects being paraded by law enforceme...

Strauss-Kahn Fallout: NY DA Takes Five Steps Backwards For Rape Accusers

Shelley Ross | Posted 09.05.2011 | Crime
Shelley Ross

Some people have all the luck and Dominique Strauss-Kahn is one of them. He's had good political fortune. He married a billionairess. Now, it turns o...

'Le Weiner' Scandal: French Media Slams U.S. 'Hypocrisy'

GlobalPost | David Case | Posted 08.17.2011 | Home

With France still reeling from the news that Dominique Strauss-Kahn, formerly one of its most esteemed politicians, faces sexual assault charges in Ma...

Should A Non-European Run The IMF?

Economic Observer/Worldcrunch | Xu Guoping | Posted 07.27.2011 | Home

Last week, Dominique Strauss-Kahn resigned as head of the International Monetary Fund after being arrested on allegations of sexual assault on a hotel...

Extradite Dominique Strauss-Kahn

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 07.17.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

No rational person can expect the IMF head to get a fair trial in the U.S., given that the last president we impeached for lying to a grand jury about his extramarital affair with an intern.

El-Erian: Strauss-Kahn Scandal Could Put IMF 'Under Huge Cloud'

Reuters | Mohamed A. El-Erian | Posted 07.16.2011 | Business

This weekend’s detention of the IMF’s chief on allegations of sexual assault has implications that go well beyond the impact on Dominique Strauss-...

Sarkozy Adviser Minc Triggers French Death Panel Debate

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Eric Ehrmann

Ridley Scott's Robin Hood opened the Golden Lion awards at Cannes. But this year's golden coffin will go to Alain Minc, the spin doctor who advises French president Nicholas Sarkozy.

IMF: Another Bailout would 'threaten democracy'

Times Online | Angela Jameson and Elizabeth Judge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Dominique Strauss-Kahn told the CBI annual conference of business leaders that another huge call on public finances by the financial services sector w...

Dramatic Turnaround: IMF Head Calls For Stimulus Packages

Financial Times | Chris Giles and Gillian Tett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The intensifying credit crunch is so severe that lower interest rates alone will not be enough "to get out of the turmoil we are in", Dominique Straus...