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'In Marie's name': Elle magazine takes a stance on domestic violence

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#MeToo and #BalanceTonPorc expose extent of sexual harassment

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“Strauss-Kahn case seen as in jeopardy”

FRENCH PAPERS, Fri. 01/07/11, According to the New York Times the sexual assault case against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn is on the verge of collapse. The papers say investigators have uncovered major holes in the credibility of the housekeeper. Meanwhile, French papers investigate just who is in charge of protecting Nicolas Sarkozy, after he was assaulted while meeting voters in southwestern France.

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2017-10-18 photography

Wildlife photography awards highlight effects of poaching and climate change

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Wednesday, October 18: The Chinese papers are giddy with excitement over the 19th congress of the communist party. The Islamic State group loses control of...

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2017-10-18 France

'In Marie's name': Elle magazine takes a stance on domestic violence

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS: The 19th Chinese communist party congress is underway in what some call the 'Superbowl' of Chinese politics. This as President Xi Jinping attempts to...

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2017-10-17 Malta

'Black day for democracy': Malta in mourning after top journalist is murdered

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Tuesday, October 17: It's a “black day” for democracy, the Maltese papers announce after one of its most prominent investigative journalists is murdered. In...

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2017-10-17 France

Has the Weinstein scandal 'freed' women from their silence?

IN THE FRENCH PAPERS - Tuesday, October 17: Has the Harvey Weinstein scandal freed up women to speak about their own experiences of sexual harassment? This is what the papers are...

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2017-10-16 Harvey Weinstein

Why was Hollywood so quick to shun Harvey Weinstein and not others?

IN THE WORLD PAPERS - Monday, October 16: The Austrian press looks at what's ahead for the country's probable new Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, who at 31 will be the youngest leader...

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