Le modèle occidental, basé sur le capitalisme et la démocratie, ne parvient plus ni à défendre l’intérêt général, ni à garantir la souveraineté populaire. En accumulant ces deux échecs, il réunit les deux ingrédients d’une révolution généralisée.
Governments know that they will have to account for what they have done and what they have not done. In the face of the disease and even more so in the face of this pressure, they have had to act. How did they think about their strategy?
The 2020 election was proceeding smoothly. All the candidates had to do was be patient while the votes were counted, and the people would have a ‘clean’ election. But by speaking out, they have lit the blue-touch paper.
Donald Trump could be planning to call an early electoral victory if it looks like he’s in the lead on election day – and then claim Biden stole it as mail-in ballots are counted. The media has a role in containing the chaos.