Shadow Government is a blog about U.S. foreign policy in the age of Trump, written by experienced policymakers, scholars, and practitioners from the loyal Democrat opposition. It is co-edited by Derek Chollet, Colin Kahl, and Julie Smith.
After this week’s summit, members must keep turmoil in the political side of the alliance from undermining its military purpose.
Washington should do more to address the worsening humanitarian situation in the region.
Enlisting Beijing to interfere in the U.S. election is no joke.
Blame U.S. blunders for the worsening crisis in the region.
But in the United States, they show no signs of abatement.
Rather than distributing military burdens equitably, Washington’s rollbacks weaken both the United States and its allies.
A new administration could re-enter the accord within 60 days.
Trump’s trade wars aren’t just about him or China—but global economic imbalances that the next U.S. administration will still have to address.
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