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Op-Ed: How Biden can correct the Supreme Court’s horrible mistake in the vax/mask case

There is a lot to dislike about the Supreme Court’s decision to invalidate the Biden administration’s requirement that workers either vaccinate against COVID-19 or test and mask at work. The court’s party-line ruling invented limits on the Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s express authority to “protect employees” from the “grave danger” of exposure to “new…

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Op-ed: America’s partners and adversaries navigate uncertain period of U.S. ‘strategic contraction’

Minister of External Affairs of India, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar speaks during a bilateral meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia.Anton Raharjo | Anadolu Agency | Getty ImagesIndia’s external affairs minister, representing the world’s largest democracy and second-most-populous country, shared with me a concept that he believes captures the geopolitical moment.Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, one of the keenest international thinkers of our…

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Op-ed: Any path to confront climate change must include fossil fuels and messy global and local politics

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud speaks via video link during a virtual emergency meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC countries, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia April 9, 2020.Saudi Press Agency | ReutersForgive senior Saudi officials for their head-scratching in response to the simultaneous and…

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Op-ed: Biden needs to act now to shore up economic foreign policy to restore confidence in U.S. leadership

The Biden administration should act to correct its post-Afghanistan foreign policy malaise by embracing economic agreements that rally its global partners and restore confidence in U.S. leadership.  That effort should begin, but not end, with an embrace and expansion of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, or CPTPP, to include the United Kingdom…