MediaWatch is our take on the stories big and bizarre in newspapers, on news websites, blogs and on social media. We also look at stories about how the media functions and how it’s evolving in today’s society. Presented by James Creedon, tune in at 9.15 pm and 10.22 pm Paris time.
MEDIAWATCH FRANCE, Tues. 15/11/2011. Goldman Sachs has infiltrated senior positions of power across Europe, says Le Monde's London correspondent, Marc Roche. The Prime Ministers of Greece and Italy as well as the new head of the European Central Bank all have close ties to the bank.
MEDIAWATCH, Mon. 14/11/2011: Speculation mounts over whether Israel was responsible for an explosion at an Iranian military site last Saturday which killed at least 17 people, including a top missile defence expert. We take a look at the coverage.
MEDIAWATCH FRANCE, Mon. 14/11/2011: François Hollande is likened to cartoon elephant Babar, while Nicolas Sarkozy is like the fearless Gaulish warrior: so says Education Minister Luc Chatel. Also, might Dominique Strauss-Kahn have admitted he's "ill"; and what do you call inhabitants of La Somme?
MEDIAWATCH, Fri., 10/11/2011: One moment of forgetfulness may well have cost Rick Perry his presidential ambitions. We take a look at the man who would be president who couldn't remember a list of three...