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Can Francois Fillon Survive Allegations Of Fraud?

Ronald Tiersky | Posted 02.06.2017 | World
Ronald Tiersky

The French presidential campaign is in complete disarray.

What Marine Le Pen and Donald Trump Have in Common

Joel Dreyfuss | Posted 12.08.2016 | Politics
Joel Dreyfuss

France's wrenching shift to the right in last Sunday's regional elections should serve as a warning to American liberals.

France's Prime Minister Knows What's in a Name

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 01.13.2015 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

This is not the first time that Manuel Valls has proposed changing the name of the French Socialist Party. That he has returned to the subject from the vantage point of his present position -- which is, like it or not, the head of the majority -- obviously gives his suggestion new weight.

Vive La France "Hollandaise"?

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 07.06.2012 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

However one cuts it, Messr. Hollande faces the same hard choices as does his defeated predecessor. Does he impose crushing new taxes on the wealthy or does he impose new taxes on everyone to help achieve revenue targets needed to help offset France's deficit?

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...

Calls For Strauss-Kahn's Replacement, Resignation Get Louder

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.18.2011 | Business

Dominique Strauss-Kahn's fall from grace has been nearly as quick as it's been painful. On Saturday, the head of the International Monetary Fund, ...

Strauss-Kahn and the European Left

Robert Kuttner | Posted 07.15.2011 | World
Robert Kuttner

The apparent self-destruction of Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a New York hotel is emblematic of a European left that has ceased to be much of a progressive alternative.

Should the French Socialist Party Die?

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

Am I right to say of today's Socialist Party that it is the "large corpse falling backward" that Jean-Paul Sartre has already diagnosed?