Biden Urges Congress To Pass Big Reforms After Bitter Election Setback – 11/04/2021 at 2:25 AM

Joe Biden at a press conference on the immunization of children aged 5 to 11, in Washington, on November 3, 2021 (AFP / MANDEL NGAN) Joe Biden on Wednesday urged Democrats to “move forward” and vote his big reform projects blocked in Congress by internal dissension, in the aftermath of the resounding defeat of his … Read more

Biden’s reforms put to the grueling test of Democratic cohesion

US President Joe Biden at the White House in Washington on September 24, 2021. EVELYN HOCKSTEIN / REUTERS We can see American democracy at work. Or on the contrary, the expression of his convulsions. The Congress was the scene of a rare agitation, Thursday, September 30, while several essential files were simultaneously under discussion in … Read more

Lebanese prime minister promises Macron he will make reforms

French President Emmanuel Macron and Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati at the Elysee Palace on September 24. GONZALO FUENTES / REUTERS Emmanuel Macron did not hide his relief by receiving at the Elysee Palace, Friday, September 24, the new Lebanese Prime Minister, Najib Mikati. ” At last ! “, he blurted out after a working … Read more

In Tunisia, the business community awaiting a course and reforms

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Tunisian President KaÏs Saïed during a state visit to Qatar in November 2020. KARIM JAAFAR / AFP … Read more

Emmanuel Macron forced to put a stop to the virus … and its reforms

Emmanuel Macron during a meeting with members of the automotive industry, at the Elysee Palace, July 12, 2021. JEAN-CLAUDE COUTAUSSE FOR “THE WORLD” The decor had changed, but it was nevertheless an impression of going back in time that emerged from his televised address, delivered not from the Elysee Palace, but from the ephemeral Grand … Read more

Emmanuel Macron wants to relaunch reforms to make people forget the defeat of the majority

Emmanuel Macron arrives at a polling station for the second round of the regional elections, in Le Touquet (Pas-de-Calais), on June 27, 2021. LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP Emmanuel Macron wants to be like the French: he does not care about regional elections. In any case, this is the message that the Elysee has been trying … Read more