someone dies of overdose every 5 minutes

Published on : 05/12/2022 – 23:38 The opioid crisis continues to wreak havoc in the United States. New record increase in overdoses: 107,600 deaths in 2021, according to figures from the government agency CDC released on May 11. This is 15% more than during the year 2020 which already recorded a record number of overdose … Read more

Elon Musk says he is ready to reinstate Donald Trump on Twitter

Published on : 05/10/2022 – 23:56 Businessman Elon Musk, who will buy Twitter for $44 billion, said on Tuesday he intended to reverse the ban of former US President Donald Trump from the social network. He considers this permanent suspension “morally bad”. Elon Musk has set himself up as a fierce defender of freedom of … Read more

rain of sales on the art market in New York

Published on : 08/05/2022 – 08:49Modified : 08/05/2022 – 08:51 The art market is booming in New York in May 2022. Auction houses Christie’s and Sotheby’s are hoping for a shower of new records in the coming days. Christie’s even describes this season as a unique moment that only happens once a decade. Christie’s opens … Read more

Education, a new political battleground in the United States

For Jon Baker, this Tuesday, May 3 is a bit special. Jon is 74 years old, 74 years at full speed. It was in Asia that he came of age in the mid-1960s, enlisted in the navy in the middle of the Vietnamese quagmire. Since then, he has held so many jobs that he finds … Read more

rain of sales on the art market in New York

Published on : 08/05/2022 – 08:49Modified : 08/05/2022 – 08:51 The art market is booming in New York in May 2022. Auction houses Christie’s and Sotheby’s are hoping for a shower of new records in the coming days. Christie’s even describes this season as a unique moment that only happens once a decade. Christie’s opens … Read more

half a point increase in key rates, a first since 2000

Published on : 05/04/2022 – 23:29 Announcement by the US Federal Reserve, the FED, this Wednesday, May 4, 2022: increase in key rates by half a percentage point. A way to fight inflation and stabilize the economy. The United States is not alone. Central banks in emerging countries are also working to limit these inflationary … Read more

the Supreme Court would be ready to annul the right to abortion

Published on : 05/03/2022 – 04:46 The American media Politico has obtained the preliminary draft of a majority decision written by a Supreme Court judge which states that Roe v. Wade, recognizing women’s right to abortion at the federal level, “must be reversed.” The text still needs to be negotiated. The right to abortion is … Read more

United States: “Covid has been essential in union renewal”

Published on : 02/05/2022 – 17:06 After a week of voting, this May 2 begins the counting of ballots on the LDJ5 site of Amazon in Staten Island in New York. The approximately 1,800 employees of the warehouse were called upon to decide for or against the establishment of a union. On the decline for … Read more

Surprise visit by Nancy Pelosi and US parliamentarians to kyiv

Published on : 05/01/2022 – 14:46Modified : 05/01/2022 – 14:54 Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi showed solidarity “ unequivocal from the United States to Ukraine, during a surprise visit to kyiv on Saturday, May 30, where she met with President Volodymyr Zelensky. A week after the trip of the head … Read more