The main actor in Trump’s presidency so far has been American democracy, not the president himself.
Since the New Deal, presidential power in the United States has been based on the almost plebiscitary connection established with public opinion. Donald Trump is the first to play on the country’s divisions to reinforce his support.
Trump won’t pull America out of the US constitution, but he could well test it to its limits.
Trump has collided with judges, mayors and members of Congress. It is not a coincidence.
<i>For Americans, the result of the 2016 elections, whatever it may be, will not trigger any significant change for their country – the publicist comments.</i>
In the press, more and more information emerges about both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump because the election is coming soon. Indeed, these analyses are [Read more]
It was not a Democratic defeat, a referendum on the surprising successes of the Obama administration regarding domestic affairs, or a punishment for his mismanagement. It is a shift in the political mood.