IMF Chief Strauss-Kahn’s Arrest for Sexual Assault Roils France
The arrest over the weekend for sexual assault in New York of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, head of the International Monetary Fund, is having repercussions far beyond those to his alleged victim, a hotel maid at the Times Square Sofitel.
Portugal’s Socrates Still Heads Socialists, Will Oppose Bailout in Election
Jose Socrates, who resigned as prime minister of Portugal after austerity measures proposed by his Socialist party were defeated in a parliamentary vote, was reelected on Sunday by his party with 93% of the vote. He pledged to run in opposition to acceptance of a financial bailout.
Eat the Rich
I shouldn’t have to say this, but I will: Rich people, by definition, are not evil.