Key Focus

  • Under Trump's "America First" administration, the US has turned inward, heaping scorn on its once-loyal allies, withdrawing support for key multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic, the World Health Organization), and embracing trade protectionism


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High Level Topics

  • TRADE
  • CHINA
  • COUNTRIES
  • High Level Abstractions

  • TRADE(2, 0 Order)
  • ( TRADE )(2, 0 Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, WORLD_TRADE_ORGANIZATION )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, WORLD_HEALTH_ORGANIZATION )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, SCORN )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, ROAD_INITIATIVE )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, RETREATS )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, PROTECTIONISM )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, PANDEMIC-RAVAGED )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( TRADE, ONCE-LOYAL )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • CHINA(1, 0 Order)
  • ( CHINA )(1, 0 Order)  top
  • COUNTRIES(2, 0 Order)
  • ( COUNTRIES )(2, 0 Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, ROAD_INITIATIVE )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, RETREATS )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, PANDEMIC-RAVAGED )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, MEDICAL )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, EUROPE )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, ASIAN_INFRASTRUCTURE_INVESTMENT_BANK )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, AMERICANS )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • ( COUNTRIES, AIRLIFTS )(1, 1st Order)  top
  • References

    • ( TRADE )  top
    • ( TRADE, WORLD_TRADE_ORGANIZATION )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... administration, the US has turned inward, heaping scorn on its once-loyal allies, withdrawing support for key multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic, the World Health Organization), and embracing trade protectionism
    • ( TRADE, WORLD_HEALTH_ORGANIZATION )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... once-loyal allies, withdrawing support for key multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic, the World Health Organization), and embracing trade protectionism. Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank,...
    • ( TRADE, SCORN )  top
    • (Read more)   top Under Trump's "America First" administration, the US has turned inward, heaping scorn on its once-loyal allies, withdrawing support for key multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic,...
    • ( TRADE, ROAD_INITIATIVE )  top
    • (Read more)   top Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default,...
    • ( TRADE, RETREATS )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although
      these tectonic shifts will leave most Americans worse off, the US seems to be shrugging its collective shoulders
    • ( TRADE, PROTECTIONISM )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic, the World Health Organization), and embracing trade protectionism. Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts...
    • ( TRADE, PANDEMIC-RAVAGED )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although these tectonic shifts will leave most Americans worse off,...
    • ( TRADE, ONCE-LOYAL )  top
    • (Read more)   top Under Trump's "America First" administration, the US has turned inward, heaping scorn on its once-loyal allies, withdrawing support for key multilateral institutions (including the World Trade Organization and, in the midst of a pandemic, the World Health Organization),...
    • ( CHINA )  top
    • (Read more)   topTo do so, they would need to come clean on what really happened in the early days of the pandemic - December for China , and January and February for the US. This is not a time for false pride or nationalistic bluster
    • ( COUNTRIES )  top
    • ( COUNTRIES, ROAD_INITIATIVE )  top
    • (Read more)   topSee ( TRADE , ROAD_INITIATIVE )
    • ( COUNTRIES, RETREATS )  top
    • (Read more)   topSee ( TRADE , RETREATS )
    • ( COUNTRIES, PANDEMIC-RAVAGED )  top
    • (Read more)   topSee ( TRADE , PANDEMIC-RAVAGED )
    • ( COUNTRIES, MEDICAL )  top
    • (Read more)   top Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although these tectonic shifts will...
    • ( COUNTRIES, EUROPE )  top
    • (Read more)   top ... design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although these tectonic shifts will leave most Americans worse off, the US seems to be...
    • ( COUNTRIES, ASIAN_INFRASTRUCTURE_INVESTMENT_BANK )  top
    • (Read more)   top Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although these...
    • ( COUNTRIES, AMERICANS )  top
    • (Read more)   top
      Although these tectonic shifts will leave most Americans worse off, the US seems to be shrugging its collective shoulders
    • ( COUNTRIES, AIRLIFTS )  top
    • (Read more)   top Meanwhile, China is filling the void, partly by design (through its Belt and Road Initiative, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and airlifts of medical supplies to pandemic-ravaged countries in Europe and elsewhere), but also by default, as the US retreats.
      Although these tectonic shifts...