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Rather than seeing themselves as the arbiters of divine precepts, Supreme Court justices after World War II generally understood that constitutional jurisprudence must respond to the realities of the day. Yet today's conservatives have seized on the legacy of one of the few justices who did not.
considers the complicated legacy of a progressive jurist whom conservatives now champion.
In October 2022, Chileans elected a far-left constitutional convention which produced a text so bizarrely radical that nearly two-thirds of voters rejected it. Now Chileans have elected a new Constitutional Council and put a far-right party in the driver’s seat.
blames Chilean President Gabriel Boric for the rapid rise of the authoritarian populist José Antonio Kast.
欧盟目前正处于一个非常艰难的境地。它正在遭遇可能比前一波更具破坏性的第二波新型冠状病毒感染潮；成员国也都把绝大部分财政资源花在了应对第一波冲击上；提供医疗保健和复苏经济所需的资金规模远远超出了总额为1.8万亿欧元（折合2.2万亿美元）的“下一代欧盟（Next Generation EU）”新预算和复苏基金；而匈牙利和波兰的否决又拖了这些拨款的后腿。
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