French Official Won't Resign Over Pederasty Allegations

American VoicesWorld ISSUE 45•42 Oct 13, 2009

French culture minister Frédéric Mitterrand is refusing to resign following controversy over a passage in his book The Bad Life that insinuates he paid for sex with boys in Thailand. What do you think?

  • “Good for him! Resigning would only dignify the kind of trashy rumors insinuated in his autobiography."”

    Steven Tetley –
    Angiographer

  • “Now I really can't wait to read all the dirt in German federal minister of food, agriculture and consumer protection’s Ilse Aigner's new tell-all!"”

    Hannah Piccarreto –
    Therapeutic Recreation Worker

  • “What's wrong with paying for sex with boys in France itself? Is he not a patriot?"”

    Rory Haddad –
    Unemployed