America on the brink of implosion

REPORTAGE. Decline of the moderates, distrust of institutions, woke offensive, return of Donald Trump… The country is once again becoming the United States.

America on the brink of implosion

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On the giant screen, far-right activists from the Proud Boys group just broke a window to get into the Capitol. Earlier, a breeze caressed the public who came to see, on a nearby lawn, the broadcast of the first public hearing of the commission of inquiry into the violence of January 6, 2021. Judy Harrison, a sixty-year-old who lives next door , looked at the Congress, so calm this evening, and she laughed: “The wind of change? Now she is crying into her mask. In the image, Liz Cheney, who is one of the two Republicans of the nine members of the commission, insists: “President Trump summoned the crowd, gathered it together and lit the fuse for this attack. »

The public reacts like an organism – the body of a Democratic city, Washington, which is this

Georji Brown/AP/SIPA – Jay MALLIN/ZUMA-REA FOR “THE POINT” – Jae C. Hong/AP/SIPA – Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/SIPA – KENNY HOLSTON/NYT-REDUX-REA

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