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Coauthored with Megan Roberts, associate director of the International Institutions and Global Governance program at the Council on Foreign Relations.
When Donald Trump takes the podium at the United Nations on September 19, one bet seems safe. Like umpteen U.S. presidents before him, he will insist that the United Nations reform itself. But will he fare any better than his predecessors, who saw their best laid plans sink into the bureaucratic quicksand and diplomatic muck of UN headquarters?
Read the full op-ed here.