Here are some of the biggest news stories of 2022 that had some type of effect on the Remys.
The COVID-19 pandemic continued to be a major news story in 2022, with the Omicron variant causing a surge in cases in many countries. The pandemic also had a significant impact on the global economy, causing supply chain disruptions and inflation.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 was one of the biggest news stories of the year. The war has caused a humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, with millions of people displaced from their homes. The war has also had a significant impact on the global economy, causing energy prices to rise and disrupting trade.
Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade
In June 2022, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 decision that legalized abortion nationwide. The decision is expected to have a major impact on abortion access in the United States, with many states likely to ban or restrict abortion.
The midterm elections were held in November 2022, and Republicans won control of the House of Representatives. Democrats retained control of the Senate. The results of the election are likely to have a significant impact on the Biden administration’s agenda.
Climate change continued to be a major news story in 2022, with extreme weather events becoming more common. The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a report in March 2022 that warned that the world is on track to warm by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by the end of the century. This would have catastrophic consequences for the planet.
Inflation was a major economic story in 2022, with prices rising at their fastest pace in decades. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates in an effort to combat inflation, but it remains to be seen whether these measures will be successful.
These are just a few of the biggest news stories of 2022. It was a year of significant change and upheaval, and it will be interesting to see how these events shape the world in the years to come.