Everything has gone awry between American business leaders and Donald Trump. The president’s decisions to withdraw from free-trade agreements, his withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement and even the banning of nationals from Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States quickly left a number of [Read more]
<i>Since the turn of the millennium, life expectancy has declined in the United States. This phenomenon is particularly observable among white men with little education. We look at the reasons for this drift.</i>
Among developed countries, the United States stands out for a surprising reason. Since the turn of the [Read more]
Trump has managed to pull the wool over his voters’ eyes by attacking the decisions made by his predecessor in a systematic and almost obsessive manner.
This American powerlessness provides three lessons that we would be wrong to ignore.
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.
No stranger to extremes, U.S. President Donald Trump frequently exploits gestures affirming his power and influence. And he’s not worried about making a fool of himself either.
Tension within his majority, inability to advance reforms, internal conflict. The climate in Washington is adverse to say the least.
Two and a half centuries of cooperation mean much more than the differences between two politicians.
The warm welcome reserved for Trump in Paris at Bastille Day celebrations on July 14 seems to confirm that the new president of the Republic is playing it safe.
The international community also hopes that the United States and Russia can join hands, despite their different positions.