The Strauss-Kahn case is not about winning or losing, but opening a dialogue on rape, violence and gender.
The events unfolding in the case of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the IMF accused of sexually assaulting a hotel chambermaid, are both surprising and surprisingly not surprising. The New York Times first reported claims that there were serious problems with the prosecution relating to the credibility of Strauss-Kahn’s accuser, who is originally from Guinea.
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Eve has helped me clear my mind: should someone who lied in the past be raped because she lied in the past? Is the trial about rape? There was clear evidence of sexual assault.