Defeated in the American presidential election, Donald Trump will have to leave the White House on Wednesday, January 21, 2021. How will Ivanka, his daughter, be received when she returns to the Upper East Side of New York? Tongues loosen …
The countdown begins ! After Joe Biden’s victory in the US presidential election announced on Saturday, November 7, his opponent Donald Trump, who still does not concede defeat, will soon have to repack his boxes to make way for his successor. Around the current President of the United States, it is also all his family who are preparing to return to their daily lives far from the White House, from Wednesday January 21, 2021 – the day of the inauguration of the future American president. And for some of them, this return to their former life is not going to be easy.
Propelled to the forefront of the international scene after the billionaire’s takeover, the Trumps have a reputation dating back several years in New York. “They were omnipresent”, reported in the columns of Tatler, Jill Kargman, daughter of former Chanel CEO Arie Kopelman, who rubbed shoulders with Donald Trump’s family, in Manhattan’s upscale Upper East Side. According to her, these are Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner who may be disillusioned. If they were considered progressive and honest citizens in the past, their last four years marked by political scandals, have tarnished their reputation. “I know enough outraged New Yorkers who will socially boycott them”, dropped Jill Kargman, with our colleagues before continuing : “I’m not saying they’ll throw tomatoes at them, but they will be removed from guest lists and avoided in restaurants. “ According to the 46-year-old writer, the senior advisor to the President of the United States and her husband will no longer be able to go to Broadway shows and wander the chic streets of the city, without being “huer” so “deafening”. To conclude, the American actress did not mince her words: “I see them as Glenn Close at the end of Dangerous Liaisons, with all the opera making fun “, she said. That is said!
A political future for Ivanka Trump?
But then, does Ivanka Trump really want to return to her life as a businesswoman, at the head of her shoe brand? The 39-year-old woman, who took a liking to politics, already have his sights set on the White House. Besides, she had made a pact with her husband, allowing him to to run before her husband in the presidential election, as revealed his biographer Michael Wolff through his book Fire and Fury : Inside the Trump White House, released January 5, 2018. An uncertain future. For Nicole Bacharan, historian specializing in the United States and co-author with Dominique Simonnet of the book First Ladies, published in September 2020 by Tempus Editions,“she is a poor orator”, she explained in an interview with the Parisian, Tuesday November 10. And add: “This socialite, once a darling of New York’s democratic elites, damaged his image with this mandate. ” An omen, again, of bad omen …
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