Abortion rights threatened in the United States

Published on : 07/01/2022 – 16:21 The United States Supreme Court struck down the 1973 “Roe vs. Wade” ruling that guaranteed the constitutional right to abortion last Friday, sending shock waves around the world. The situation inspired the Swiss cartoonist Chappatte. The repeal by the US Supreme Court of the decree constitutionally guaranteeing the right … Read more

the United States resumes its role as protector of Europe

Continuing to help Ukraine and at the same time maintaining NATO unity are Joe Biden’s two objectives at the Madrid summit. LUKAS BARTH/REUTERS ANALYSIS – Washington has given all the signs of an increased American commitment within the transatlantic Alliance. However, gray areas exist. Washington Correspondent Continuing to help Ukraine and at the same time … Read more

Joe Biden caught in the turmoil unleashed by the Supreme Court

Published on : 06/26/2022 – 04:10 Since his election, the American president has chained crises: post-Covid recovery, inflation, supply problems, baby milk crisis and now the right to abortion after the liberalization of firearms by the Supreme Court. And even when he gets a few wins, they still taste bittersweet. With our correspondent in New … Read more

Joe Biden caught in the turmoil unleashed by the Supreme Court

Published on : 06/26/2022 – 04:10 Since his election, the American president has chained crises: post-Covid recovery, inflation, supply problems, baby milk crisis and now the right to abortion after the liberalization of firearms by the Supreme Court. And even when he gets a few wins, they still taste bittersweet. With our correspondent in New … Read more

Joe Biden soon in Saudi Arabia to meet Mohamed bin Salman

Published on : 06/14/2022 – 22:27 It’s confirmed, Joe Biden’s Middle Eastern tour in mid-July will go through Saudi Arabia. Despite his hesitations, the American president will meet Crown Prince Mohamed ben Salman there. With our correspondent in Washington, Guillaume Naudin Officially, Joe Biden explains that he is delighted to respond to King Salman’s invitation. … Read more

New York State tightens gun laws

New York State adopted a series of measures on Monday June 6 to restrict access to firearms. A minimum age is now set at 21 to purchase a semi-automatic rifle. According to the organization Giffords Law Center, before New York, only six states applied a threshold of 21 years to purchase such a weapon. Large … Read more

Shootings in the United States: reforming gun laws, mission impossible?

Published on : 02/06/2022 – 10:17 Uvalde, a city in Texas, was the victim, on May 24, of a terrible shooting in which 19 children and 2 teachers were killed. The first funeral took place this week. Despite the tragedies that are repeated, the American leaders fail to reform the laws on firearms. If President … Read more

United States: the right to abortion under threat

Published on : 05/20/2022 – 12:11Modified : 05/20/2022 – 12:45 In the United States, the leak of a confidential working document has confirmed the desire of the Supreme Court, with a conservative majority, to annul the Roe v. Wade case law which, for fifty years, has guaranteed access to abortion in all the countries. A … Read more

US Congress releases $40 billion for Ukraine

Published on : 05/19/2022 – 21:56 This gigantic envelope is an illustration of the military and humanitarian support promised by Joe Biden to kyiv. It was the subject of a rare consensus among the political class. The US Senate has also appointed a new ambassador of the country to Ukraine. ” Aid measures for Ukraine … Read more

Biden’s Fed nominee Michael Barr downplays institution’s climate role

According to Michael Barr, “the only objective should be to understand the risks that the climate could pose to the financial system and to work” on “measures to manage these risks.” The US central bank (Fed) must understand climate risks and help banks deal with them, not determine which sectors they should or should not … Read more