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Canada’s new ambassador talks trade, a former White House social secretary talks protocol, China splits transatlantic relations and much more.

May 2020 Homepage

Australia’s wildfires, war and coronavirus in Yemen, female pioneers in U.S. defense and diplomacy and much more.

Op-ed: Moral Hazard During a Pandemic: The Case for U.S. Leadership

Today, we face the moral dilemma of rescuing the economy at the risk of human lives if coronavirus cases surge and spread. But this is a false dichotomy because with the right long-term strategy and strong global cooperation, the United States is capable of tackling this twofold challenge.