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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the Major County Sheriffs' Association and Major Cities Chiefs Association, Washington D.C., Feb. 8, 2017 (AP photo by Evan Vucci).

Will Trump Choose Revolution or Reform for Dealing With the U.N.?

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

Upon moving into the White House, U.S. President Donald Trump could have opted for a cautious approach, carefully learning the ropes while building political alliances and public support. Instead he has taken the opposite tack, rapidly staking out ambitious, even revolutionary positions.

Among these were draft executive orders to drastically reduce American involvement in the United Nations and other international organizations, and withdraw from some multinational treaties. If implemented, these policies will signal a fundamental shift in the world role the United States has played for the past 75 years. They would be revolutionary indeed. ...

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