On Balance by Robert Delaney
The self-defeating logic in Steve Bannon’s rallying cry against China-friendly corporate America
- Although US foreign policy hawks do have valid concerns about China’s creation of a non-rules-based world order and American businesses’ problematic embrace of China, blaming or even persecuting US companies is not the answer
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.