Biden’s “America Leads” Follows “America First”

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Biden’s “America Leads” Follows “America First” Biden’s “America Leads” Follows “America First”Joseph Gerson*For Friedens Forum, May 2021 After the disaster of four years of Trump’s fascist, racist and incompetent misrule, and his disastrous “America First” foreign and military policies, for the majority of U.S. Americans Biden’s presidency comes as a relief. That said, Biden’s and […]

US-China Cold War Could Lead to a More Dangerous Nuclear Standoff

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US-China Cold War Could Lead to a More Dangerous Nuclear Stand-off NEW YORK, Apr 26 2021 (IPS) – Despite the negotiation of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), we are confronted by the increasing dangers of great power war, even nuclear war. Instead of making necessary investments to ensure public health, reverse climate […]

New Cold War U.S / Japanese Summit: Containing China & Reinforcing Hegemony

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New Cold War U.S / Japanese Summit: Containing China & Reinforcing Hegemony The existential truth is that the U.S. and China are caught in the Thucydides Trap, the historic pattern of inevitable tension between rising and declining powers that have too often climaxed in catastrophic war.  Amidst the national fixation on the outcome of the […]