US-China relations: Capitol chaos a chance for Beijing to show leadership and give peace a chance
- China should make it known a fresh start with the Biden administration is its top foreign policy priority, tone down its rhetoric and take the lead on UN Security Council reform in the spirit of global citizenship
Tom Plate is a university professor and a veteran columnist focused on Asia and America. This Distinguished Scholar of Asian and Pacific Studies at Loyola Marymount University has orchestrated live interactive seminars with major universities across Asia, as part of the LMU’s path-finding Asia Media International Centre. He is also the author of 13 books, including the bestsellers “Confessions of an American Media Man” (2007), four volumes in the “Giants of Asia” series, and three In the 'Tom Plate on Asia' book series. He is vice-president of the Pacific Century Institute, in Los Angeles.