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What role will academia play if the US-China conflict escalates?
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What will happen to American academia if tensions between China and the United States escalate? I’d like to explore this through a recently released intelligence community report, but should preface it with an introduction. Increasing US-China tensions is a possibility we should consider. Said tensions have already risen over the past year with the Trump administration’s declaration of trade war. Meanwhile, Graham Allison’s “Thucydides Trap” theory has been making the rounds of geopolitical and defense thinkers, positing that a Sino-American struggle is quite likely, and may well include conventional warfare. There are other, longer-standing reasons as well, including Obama’s China-isolating...