Joe Biden wants his marbles back

Tourism in the USA: Joe Biden wants his marbles back September 28, 2022 Writing No comment Featured United States, Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg Initially, it was based on an observation: in 2021, the American administration noted that the major airlines earned $700 million in cancellation and modification fees alone. From now on, American airlines will … Read more

Chinese engineer sentenced in the United States for collaborating with Chinese intelligence

A Chinese man who came to the United States to study electrical engineering has been found guilty of providing information to the Chinese secret service on people of interest to potentially recruit, the United States Department of Justice announced on Tuesday (September 27th). Ji Chaoqun, 31, was convicted on Monday after a two-week trial in … Read more

Biden to urge Americans to eat better

Joe Biden wants Americans to change their eating habits and is expected to decree at a food summit on Wednesday that it’s time for the United States to end food insecurity while tackling the problem of obesity in the country. The Democratic president will speak at the conference dubbed “Hunger, nutrition and healthorganized at the … Read more

Canada join USA in quarterfinals

The Canadians easily got rid of Japan (70-56) this Sunday in Sidney. After its American neighbor the day before, Canada validated its ticket for the quarter-finals of the Women’s Basketball World Cup on the third day thanks to its great success against Japan (70-56), Olympic vice-champion, Sunday in Sydney. The Canadians, impressive since the start … Read more

Rising inequality, falling poverty: what lessons can we draw from the state of American society?

US data shows rising inequality and falling poverty. Atlantico: US data on inequality and poverty have just been released. They bear witness to an increase in inequalities and a reduction in poverty. How marked is the phenomenon? What lessons does this teach us about American society? Marc de Basquiat: Let’s avoid rushing to four relatively … Read more

imprisoned Iranian lawyer singled out by European bars

Amirsalar Davoudi, an imprisoned Iranian lawyer, is the winner this year of the Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize, awarded this Friday, September 23 in Bordeaux, we learned from the organization. The Warsaw Bar is named for its part “bar of the year» by this jury made up of representatives of around ten European bar associations … Read more

Complaint by Iranians in the United States against President Raisi

Iranian dissidents and former prisoners in Iran, including an Australian-British academic, announced Tuesday, September 20 in New York the filing of a civil complaint against Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, expected Wednesday at the General Assembly of the UN, for its role as judge in Iran in the 1980s, when thousands of people were sentenced to … Read more

Majority of U.S. pregnancy-related deaths are preventable

Four out of five pregnancy-related deaths in the United States could be prevented, according to a report published this week by the country’s health authorities, which records a very high maternal mortality rate, especially among black women. The study analyzed the case of around 1,000 women, who died between 2017 and 2019 due to pregnancy … Read more

pastry leads the gastronomic dance

AFP, published on Monday, September 19, 2022 at 09:03 “The fascinating thing about a dinner around desserts is that you enjoy a meal without meat or fish and it brings back memories of childhood,” said René Frank, chef of the Berlin restaurant Coda, which makes pastry an innovative gastronomic experience. In his restaurant crowned with … Read more

the United States lifts the arms embargo, a “historic” decision

The Cypriot president on Saturday welcomed the decision “historicalof the United States to completely lift a decades-long arms embargo on the divided Mediterranean island, provided that Nicosia continues to block Russian warships from accessing its ports. Washington had imposed an arms embargo on the whole of Cyprus in 1987, hoping to encourage the reunification of … Read more