May 12, 2020 by Burak Tan

Debate: Has China Won? Mahbubani vs Mearsheimer

At a time when tensions are running high, CIS Executive Director Tom Switzer asks Has China Won? A debate between John Mearsheimer and Kishore Mahbubani, two of the world’s leading foreign policy intellectuals. Covid-19 has greatly raised tensions between China and the West. Washington and its allies express outrage at the Communist regime’s opacity concerning the outbreak of the coronavirus. Meanwhile, fears are growing that a pandemic that began in the Chinese city of Wuhan may end by increasing Beijing’s international influence and power.