Incite Politics

Will Justice Kennedy?s resignation precipitate a second American civil war?

The resignation of Justice Anthony Kennedy from the United States Supreme Court raises the awful possibility of a second American civil war. It is difficult to overstate the seriousness of such a disastrous turn of events. Were the world?s wealthiest nation to become embroiled in a fratricidal conflict on the scale of 1861-65, the global economy ? already fragile ? would simply collapse. The power vacuum created by the United States turning against itself would dangerously destabilise the entire world . . .