Weapons, cannabis, death penalty … The other polls in the United States

Weapons, cannabis, death penalty … The other polls in the United States

On the sidelines of the presidential election, which appointed Donald Trump as the new president, the Americans voted on Tuesday on a series of referendums, in particular on cannabis and porn films as in California, the death penalty in Oklahoma, or the minimum wage. Cannabis California on Tuesday became the fifth state to allow the recreational use of marijuana, after Colorado, Oregon, Alaska and Washington state, as well as the federal capital. Arizona, Nevada and…

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Covid-19: the EU calls on states to toughen their measures in the face of the second wave

Covid-19: the EU calls on states to toughen their measures in the face of the second wave

Faced with the second wave of the looming coronavirus epidemic, the European Union is urging States to toughen their health measures. The European Union calls on member states to toughen their control measures “immediately” in the face of new outbreaks of the Covid-19 epidemic to counter the second wave, Health Commissioner Stella Kyriakides said on Thursday. From tests and tracing to hospital capacities, “all States must immediately and in time deploy measures at the first…

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The United States entered recession in February 2020, after 128 months of expansion

The United States entered recession in February 2020, after 128 months of expansion

The United States has experienced a recession since last February, a first for more than 5 years. The United States entered a recession in February after 128 months of expansion, according to the committee which refers to the matter in the United States, which has even revised its definition due to the brutality of the shock caused by the coronavirus pandemic . “The peak in monthly economic activity occurred in the US economy in February…

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Covid-19: the United States will not shut down its economy in the event of a second wave

Covid-19: the United States will not shut down its economy in the event of a second wave

The United States will not shut down its economy again in the event of a second wave of Covid-19, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday, as several southern states are seeing the number of cases increase. The United States will not shut down its economy again in the event of a second wave of Covid-19, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday, as several southern states are seeing the number of cases increase. “We…

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The European Commission recommends investing in green and digital energies

The European Commission recommends investing in green and digital energies

The European Commission on Thursday recommended that the Member States of the Union devote to green energy, transport and digital the funds obtained through the economic recovery plan of 750 billion euros adopted in July in response to the coronavirus crisis. The European Commission on Thursday recommended that the Member States of the Union devote to green energy, transport and digital the funds obtained through the economic recovery plan of 750 billion euros adopted in…

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For Erdogan, the fall of the pound results from a “political conspiracy”

For Erdogan, the fall of the pound results from a “political conspiracy”

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that the fall of the Turkish lira was the result of a “political plot” against his country, which will retaliate by seeking “new markets and allies”, while its relations with the United States are in crisis. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that the fall of the Turkish lira was the result of a “political plot” against his country, which will retaliate by seeking “new markets and…

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