On October 28, with about two and a half months until the start of the Republican primary for the 2024 presidential election, one of the main candidates, former Vice President Pence, announced that he would be withdrawing from the race. Pence disobeyed former President Trump's orders to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election and, as vice president at the time, certified Biden's victory, angering Trump and his supporters.
However, Mr. Pence ran for president claiming, "I followed the Constitution. I did the right thing to protect American democracy,'' and at the same time appealed to voters that he would follow Mr. Trump. issued a warning. However, he was unable to gain support, and at this point his approval rating was 5%, ranking him 5th out of 7 main candidates.
Regarding the reason for his withdrawal, Mr. Pence said, "It's not my turn right now,'' and that's exactly what he said. The current Republican Party has been completely taken over by Trump, and some members even call it the "MAGA (Make America Great Again) party."
President Zelenskiy's sense of crisis and impatience seem to be growing stronger day by day. In an interview with Reuters on November 8, when asked what he would do if Trump became president next year, Zelenskiy responded with an irritated tone: "If the U.S. Congress or the White House changes its support for Ukraine, we'll say: OK, then we'll fight without your help."
President Zelenskiy's sense of crisis and frustration...
The tragic situation in Gaza is being reported every day, and the world's attention is shifting to Palestine. At the G7 Foreign Ministers' Meeting held in Tokyo, it was confirmed that support for Ukraine would continue, but interest in the war in Ukraine has now waned in each country, and the fate of support is becoming increasingly unclear.
On the 27th, the Gotham Awards were held in New York, USA, and Robert De Niro made an appearance.
De Niro took to the stage to introduce "Killers of the Flower Moon" (directed by Martin Scorsese), which won the "Historical Icon & Creator Tribute."
When De Niro started reading the speech, he noticed that his comments containing political content had been deleted. He insisted that the original speech be read aloud, and spoke as follows:
"Facts are now being replaced and dictated by conspiracy theories. The entertainment industry is not immune to this troubling disease."
"The former president lied more than 30,000 times during his term. His lies exposed his true nature. He attacked the weak, destroyed nature's bounty, and even used the term 'Pocahontas' as a derogatory term." continued.