The Longer Telegram

The Longer Telegram: Toward a New American China Strategy

The single most important challenge facing the United States and the democratic world in the twenty-first century is the rise of an increasingly authoritarian and aggressive China under Xi Jinping.

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Global Strategy series

Global strategy 2021: An allied strategy for China

Working together, likeminded allies and partners can once again advance their interests and values, and the broader rules-based system, and fend off the twenty-first-century challenge posed by the Chinese Communist Party.

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Shaping the post-COVID world series

Present at the re-creation

Present at the re-creation: A global strategy for revitalizing, adapting, and defending a rules-based international system

This paper advocates for the revitalization, adaptation, and defense of a rules-based international system. Instead of retrenchment, the United States and its allies and partners around the world must double down and seize the current moment as an opportunity to expand and deepen a rules-based international system, grounded in liberal norms and values.

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Earlier papers