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Dominique Strauss Kahn Sex Scandal

Peter S. Goodman

DSK Replacement Should Come From Developing World | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 07.23.2011 | Business

We simply need the institutions that govern the world's money to be representative of the world's people. Yet the way the Dominique Strauss-Kahn episode has been absorbed by the power centers reflects a tendency to accept the sorts of assigned roles the IMF and the World Bank generally view people outside the most powerful countries as: cheap hands to be exploited, miserable wretches to be pitied and perhaps aided or, most of the time, rounding errors on the ledger books of a global economy.

French See Dominique Strauss-Kahn As Victim Of Plot

AP | By ELAINE GANLEY | Posted 07.22.2011 | World

PARIS -- Forget what the New York prosecutor says about Dominique Strauss-Kahn. The doubters in France are legion and the country is abuzz with conspi...

French Women 'Stunned' By Public Misogyny Following DSK's Arrest

Posted 07.21.2011 | World

PARIS, May 21 (Reuters) - Angry French feminists say local media have been awash with male chauvinist comments since the arrest of former IMF chief D...

Former IMF Chief's Defense Team Seeks Advice From Firm Run By Former CIA Officers

Reuters | Mark Hosenball | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

May 20, 2011 10:58:19 PM By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The legal team defending former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn against s...

IMF Revelations: The End of European Dominance & the Rise of Emerging Markets?

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 07.20.2011 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

Historically the IMF Managing Director has been European and the World Bank President American but nowhere in the "Articles of Agreement' is this mentioned. So where did this bias come from?

Former IMF Chief Released From Jail, Will Be Held Under House Arrest

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and COLLEEN LONG | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

NEW YORK — Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was released from jail Friday to house arrest in a landmark apartment building near ground ze...

DSK, Out On Bail, Now Scrambling For A Place To Stay

Posted 07.20.2011 | New York

Former IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was granted bail Thursday, but before he can taste the crisp clean air of potentially fleeting freedom, his la...

Strauss-Kahn: Powerful Men and the Women Who Defend Them

Anushay Hossain | Posted 07.19.2011 | Divorce
Anushay Hossain

Women have justified, condoned, covered up and rushed to defend philandering men since the beginning of time.

Former IMF Chief Granted Bail

AP | By JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.19.2011 | World

NEW YORK, May 19 (Reuters) - Dominique Strauss-Kahn was granted bail by a New York judge on Thursday, and the former IMF chief has vowed to fight ...

Former Manhattan Madam Claims IMF Chief Was A Customer

Posted 07.19.2011 | New York

The former Manhattan madam who claimed she supplied prostitutes to disgraced ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer, said she did the same for former IMF chief Dominiq...

Why Americans Are As Adulterous As The French: Questioning a Tired Cliche

Debra Ollivier | Posted 05.18.2012 | Divorce
Debra Ollivier

The worst thing about the Dominique Strauss-Kahn scandal, besides its extraordinarily salacious nature, is the fact that it perpetuates one of the most enduring clichés about the French.

Watch: Debate Flares Over Selection Of Next IMF Chief

Posted 07.19.2011 | World

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Twice-Divorced Strauss-Kahn's Marital History

TIME | Posted 07.18.2011 | Divorce

When the news broke that Dominique Strauss-Kahn, 62, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), had been arrested for sexual assa...

DSK and the Greek Myth of "Reprofiling"

James Berman | Posted 07.18.2011 | Business
James Berman

With IMF leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn under arrest for sexual assault, many have predicted the Euro's demise. After all, DSK is a founding father of the common currency and the architect of bailouts that have propped up the euro zone.

Le Monde: DSK's 'Women Problem' Was Scandal Waiting To Happen

Le Monde/Worldcrunch | Rapahelle Bacqué | Posted 07.18.2011 | World

PARIS - He has always had a double reputation. For some time now, he has been recognized for his genuine economic capabilities and his careless behavi...

Jason Linkins

Penning A Rape Apology: A Guide For Important Men | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.18.2011 | Media

Who would have thought there would ever be an issue in our modern lives that could possibly bring together the abundant talents of Bernard-Henri Levy and Ben Stein?

UPDATED: IMF Chief's Alleged Victim Reportedly Lived In Apartment For AIDS Patients

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 07.18.2011 | New York

The New York Post reports that the woman accusing IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault lived in an apartment exclusively for patients wit...

IMF Chief On Suicide Watch In NY Jail

AP | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 07.18.2011 | World

NEW YORK -- The maid came from one of the world's poorest countries to the U.S., working to support the teen daughter she raised alone. The penthouse ...

What About the Woman Strauss-Kahn Allegedly Attacked?

Tiffany Williams | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tiffany Williams

Being a housekeeper doesn't exactly put you on equal footing with the wealthy and powerful when you are in "their" space. So when you're stuck in a bedroom with them, what are your defenses?

IMF Chief's Wife Thrust Into Spotlight By Scandal

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 07.17.2011 | World

PARIS — She's a gutsy, charismatic television journalist who long had more star power than even her political heavyweight husband. Anne Sinclai...

Who Could Replace Strauss-Kahn?

Posted 07.17.2011 | World

With Dominique Strauss-Kahn facing allegations of attempted rape and unlawful imprisonment in New York, the international media is already rife with s...

Ex-Prosecutor Explains Charges Against DSK

Time | Posted 07.17.2011 | World

The case of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, has shocked both sides of the Atlantic and much of the world...

DSK's Wife Stands By Her Man

Posted 07.17.2011 | World

The wife of International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has jumped to her embattled husband's defense, telling French media she had "no d...

Details Of Sexual Assault Accusations Against IMF Director Emerge

Posted 07.16.2011 | World

IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was denied bail on Monday on attempted rape and other criminal charges and prosecutors said they are investigatin...

Photos: DSK Lawyer's Other High Profile Clients

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 07.16.2011 | World

Benjamin Brafman, one the lawyers for Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund who was arrested this weekend on charges of...