Tuesday, June 06, 2017

A Tactical Misstep

Trump's exit of Paris climate accord strengthens China and Europe

By Henrik Selin, Associate Professor in the Frederick S Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University. President Trump’s much-anticipated decision to exit the Paris Agreement on climate change strikes another blow against the current multilateral international order by his administration and reinforces its America First stance toward the world. Trump declared his administration’s intent to stop…