Some regional powers will be tempted to engage in aggression against weaker neighbors to test U.S. resolve. But the diminution of America’s global stature could also bring significant benefits.
China’s ambitious climate pledges have drawn praise the world over. But China will demand a high price for its contributions.
The Trump administration is playing into the hands of the Chinese government.
Xi now faces a daunting reality: China is fast losing friends just when it needs them most.
For the first time, ordinary Americans fear for their economic and physical survival because of political repression in a distant land.