Robert Delaney
Robert Delaney
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Robert Delaney

How oil made Donald Trump turn his back on Paris climate accord

Robert Delaney says US President Donald Trump and his administration’s efforts to stymie climate change action, and focus on protecting US oil and coal producers, stem from a desire for self-preservation

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Robert Delaney

Robert Delaney

Robert Delaney is the Post’s North America bureau chief. He spent 11 years in China as a language student and correspondent for Dow Jones Newswires and Bloomberg, and continued covering the country as a correspondent and an academic after leaving. His debut novel, The Wounded Muse, draws on actual events that played out in Beijing while he lived there.