Any political regime depends in part upon trust, and, when those in power do not live up to their commitments to the people, an appetite for change grows.
Chinese President Xi came to the summit with serious economic and political challenges domestically. President Trump was in a stronger negotiation position. So what happened?
A game where only one side plays by the rules is rigged. We have now locked ourselves in an embrace with a corrupt regime, and it has not been to our benefit economically or morally.
Tariffs can serve non-economic purposes. Although economically harmful, they can sometimes be used to gain political advantages that outweigh their economic costs.
Beijing has major risks to bear, too, if the trade squabble drags on for too long. Here’s why it would be in Xi’s best interest to reconcile with Trump.
Instead of insisting men and women are the same in every way, we must remember their complementary differences led to mankind’s flourishing.
Ben Domenech and Riley Walters discuss the U.S. relationship with China as both an economic and national security threat.
China may well have been willing to give foreign companies wider access to its markets, but not to the extent of having those concessions codified into law.
It might not soothe the soundbites, but Donald Trump is correct about Theresa May and Brexit. The British Parliament’s betrayal of the British people is now complete.
If Howard Schultz wants to be the next Ross Perot, he needs a signature issue. So far, he has nothing.
The commission’s call for unity is especially timely and poignant because Italy is ready to jump on China’s ‘Belt and Road’ initiative, despite mounting security concerns from the EU.
It’s important that lawmakers get national cannabis policy right, which means respecting each state’s prerogative to handle its own policy and allowing interstate marijuana trade.
If overturned, President Trump could lose power to restrict imports on the basis of national security concerns.
China has enough bargaining chips to cement its spot as export king of the developing world. Trump must be strategic in trade negotiations with Xi Jinping.
Middle Class Capitalism isn’t anti-business. It isn’t even anti-big-business. The simple aim is greater competition, fair markets, and higher wages for the American people.
When Chinese President Xi Jinping’s autocracy asks Western companies to jump, the response is usually, ‘How high?’
In 2019, Sino-U.S. relations will be defined by the trade war, potential reunification with Taiwan, and the escalation of the new space race.
President Trump and President Xi are working to resolve potential tariff hikes. This doesn’t change the degree to which the U.S. feels threatened by a rising China.
A relaunch of the U.S.-Brazil relationship could reshape American foreign policy in Latin America with fabulous consequences.
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