Some of the key causes of frustration: A federal government with a weak electoral mandate and an agenda for social change.
Will key European leaders join Biden’s approach on fighting kleptocratic regimes, whether Russia, China, Iran or Turkey?
A changing global context, a more transactional world and China’s assertiveness increase India’s pool of potential friends.
The failure of multilateral strategic decision-making in these COVID times has been led by the Trump Administration and its bizarre attacks on international institutions.
Macron seems to be prepping a tempting offer: How about letting Russia back into the G8 (as Trump wants), in exchange for Trump cooling his fire on Iran?
In terms of economic contentedness, the summer of 2019 in the U.S. and globally had an eerie feeling of the summer of 1913.
Can a G7 dominated by developing nations provide the impulse to global governance as did the old G7? The answer is no.
Despite his presumed record of failure, the U.S. President can rightfully say to his masters in Russia “Mission Accomplished.”
Those so-called “allies” don’t realize how much they have been on the warpath against the U.S. all along. High time to set the record straight!