France in focus

Prostitution debate: what do sex workers think of new bill?

Changing the way France tackles prostitution: lawmakers start debating a bill that would see clients, not sex workers, punished. Next, some good news on the economic front: official figures show that the number of people registered as jobless dipped slightly in October. Finally, Lucien Neuwirth, the man who battled for the legalisation of the contraceptive pill here in France, dies at age 89.