The culture clash is glaring as the French watch Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s first appearance in court on sex crime charges. François Picard’s panel debates the pros and cons of seeing a potential presidential frontrunner in handcuffs.
Elaine SCIOLINO, New York Times, author of “La Seduction, How The French Play The Game of Life” (June 2011)
Anne DEYSINE, American Studies Dept. University of Paris X-Nanterre. Author (in French) of "United States – A New Deal" (2010)
Patrick JARREAU, Columnist, Rue 89.fr news website
From New York, Anthony BARKOW, Center on Administration of Criminal Law, New York University
Daniel SOULEZ LARIVIERE, Paris attorney, Soulez Lariviere & Associates
Produced by Pauline Heilmann, Yi Song, David Boratav, Anelise Borges