The Trump administration is handing China the opportunity of a lifetime--in this case, the life time tenure of Xi Jinping.  With Chinese trade and investment reshaping relations in Asia, Washington is conceding a leadership role that many in Asia worry it will not be able to recoup.

​​​Views and Analysis 

The Trump-Kim on-again-off-again summit may or may not happen.  If it does, Trump appears uninformed as well as unprepared to address the most important issue and the biggest threat on the Korean peninsula.  It’s not nuclear weapons.

“Kent Harrington on Trump’s Intelligence Apathy.”  Project Syndicate Podcasts.  Listen on  June 5, 2018.