In the United States, employees in a position of strength

American companies are short of manpower. The ILWU, one of the strongest unions in the country, is in a strong position to win higher wages and better working conditions. Washington Correspondent The negotiations which have just opened between the union of 22,000 dockworkers on the west coast and the operators of the largest American ports … Read more

In the United States, the dismay of parents faced with the shortage of baby milk

In question, the supply problems accentuated by the closure of a factory of the manufacturer Abbott. The case took a political turn. “Creepy”, “frustrating”. It’s an unimaginable stressful situation for many American parents: The United States is experiencing a very rare shortage of baby milk. In question, the supply problems accentuated by the closure of … Read more

mixed result for Trump in local primaries

Republican voters in West Virginia on Tuesday (May 11) chose a supporter of Donald Trump to represent them in the midterm elections in November, but the former president saw one of his proteges lose the primary in Nebraska. Read alsoHow Donald Trump is planning his revenge These two less urbanized states lean frankly on the … Read more

US mulls letting Russia continue to repay dollar debt

The United States is considering whether to let expire or extend a sanctions waiver that allows Russia to continue to repay its debt and thus escape default, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Tuesday. Read alsoRussia finally escapes default in confusion It is “something we are actively looking at right now. We want to make … Read more

Fed expected to raise rates ‘quickly’ this year, official says

The US central bank has already hiked rates twice this year, in March and early May, to curb inflation. US central bank expected to raise ratesrapidlyby the end of the year, after two initial increases in March and early May, in order to slow inflation, the president of the New York branch of the Fed, … Read more

Takeover of Twitter: Elon Musk wants to reassure the EU on content moderation

He would have bought Twitter, according to him, to defend freedom of expression. On April 25, after several weeks of negotiations, Elon Musk took control of the blue bird social network, for the colossal sum of around 44 billion dollars (40 billion euros). The boss of Tesla and SpaceX, incidentally the richest man in the … Read more

In the United States, the battle for water also goes through the lawn – Liberation

The drought affecting the American West forces the authorities to take measures to limit water consumption. The turf, symbolic but not very useful, could become “outlaw”. Not since its inception in the late 1930s has Lake Mead been so sparsely filled. The water only rises to 30% of the capacity of this gigantic reservoir of … Read more

Massive fire and intense drought in the American West

A gigantic fire, contained to only 20% a month after its outbreak, continued to ravage the American state of New Mexico on Friday May 6, plagued like all of the western United States by a chronic drought which has continued. worse this week. Read alsoUnited States: California scratched by repeated fires Baptized “Hermits Peak Fireby … Read more