Is Amy Coney Barrett the Republicans’ final triumph?

KFour weeks after Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s funeral, President Donald Trump has appointed a new Chief Justice. The fact that the Senate confirmed Amy Coney Barrett so quickly was not due to broad unanimity. On the contrary, the Republicans made no effort to give the appearance of bipartisanism. With 52 to 48 votes, they created a […]

Death of the US judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg: RBG leaves a gap

The US constitutional judge Ruth Bader Ginsberg had the status of a pop star even before her death. Rightly so: she was a feminist icon. In times of social shift to the right, it was a glimmer of hope Photo: Jonathan Ernst / Reuters These days, social media is full of gifs, memes, and quotes […]

USA: death of constitutional judge has political consequences – politics

There is death news that everyone is expected to see. But when they do happen, they shake an entire society to its very foundations. So it was on Friday evening in the USA when it became known that Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died. It was no secret that the 87-year-old constitutional judge, who suffered from […]

United States: Trump infected, the campaign upset

We can recognize one thing in the Americans: in terms of script, their supremacy is indisputable. Two weeks after the death of Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, which raises fears of a conservative and liberticidal drift in the Supreme Court, and one month before the crucial November 3 elections, Donald Trump and his wife Melania have […]

United States: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies

Frail and arched silhouette, black gloves and frills on her judge’s robe, Ruth Bader Ginsburg embodied one of those rare reassuring presences, for the left in the Trump era, sitting in a key institution of American democracy. Champion of the cause of women, minorities or the environment, the progressive judge and dean of the Supreme […]