Biden has abandoned 40 years of US neo-liberalism. He is attempting the greatest change in US economic policy since Reagan. This change in economic policy will make the US a more formidable economic competitor to China.
Israel’s military are currently bombarding Gaza every day in an attempt to crush Palestinian resistance to the occupation.
This year’s Palestinian revolt has strengthened that resistance and it is inspiring solidarity actions around the world.
After the two-decades long war in Afghanistan the US ‘withdrawal’ will leave behind US troops, US contractors and US proxies to maintain its influence. Afghanistan, which has a border with China, is of strategic importance to the US. The US has no concern for the population of Afghanistan.
An international webinar discussing ‘China, USA and Brazil’s quest for an independent foreign policy.
Biden has made this concession because of pressure from inside the US as well as from outside, where China and Russia, the two key states the US wishes to weaken, are the global leaders in vaccine distribution to developing countries.
President Biden is hosting 40 international leaders for a climate summit on 22-23 April. The US needs to significantly increase its commitment to climate action, increase funding to deliver Green New Deal and support developing countries to pursue sustainable development.