「そこで具体的に、『バイデン・ドクトリンとは何か』を本人にスバリ尋ねた。彼はかつて父親が口癖にように語っていた『君にとってすべてが等しく大切だというなら、どれも大切ではないのと同じだ』という言葉を持ち出した上で、『自分の過去40年の外交経験で実感したことは、極めて困難なことだが、アメリカにとって何が存亡にかかわる脅威existential threatであるかを見極め、脅威に応じた資源配分を行う必要があるということだ。われわれはこれまで、戸口の狼wolf at the doorだけに過剰反応する傾向があったが、野外にはほかの狼がいることを忘れるべきではない』と説明した」
Topic Reversal Summary Coronavirus No Launches a “100 Days Masking Challenge” asking Americans to wear masks for 100 days. Requires masks and physical distancing in federal buildings, on federal lands and by government contractors, and urges states and local governments to do the same. Coronavirus Yes Stops the United States’ withdrawal from the World Health Organization, with Dr. Anthony Fauci becoming the head of the delegation to the WHO Coronavirus No Creates the position of Covid-19 Response Coordinator, reporting directly to Biden and managing efforts to produce and distribute vaccines and medical equipment Economy No Extends the existing nationwide moratorium on evictions and foreclosures until at least March 31 Economy No Extends the existing pause on student loan payments and interest for Americans with federal student loans until at least September 30 Environment Yes Rejoins the Paris climate accord, a process that will take 30 days Environment Yes Cancels the Keystone XL pipeline and directs agencies to review and reverse more than 100 Trump actions on the environment Equity Yes Rescinds the Trump administration’s 1776 Commission, directs agencies to review their actions to ensure racial equity Equity No Prevents workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity Census Yes Requires non-citizens to be included in the Census and apportionment of congressional representatives Immigration No Fortifies DACA after Trump’s efforts to undo protections for undocumented people brought into the country as children Immigration Yes Reverses the Trump administration’s restrictions on US entry for passport holders from seven Muslim-majority countries Immigration Yes Undoes Trump’s expansion of immigration enforcement within the United States Immigration Yes Halts construction of the border wall by terminating the national emergency declaration used to fund it Immigration No Extends deferrals of deportation and work authorizations for Liberians with a safe haven in the United States until June 30, 2022 Ethics No Requires executive branch appointees to sign an ethics pledge barring them from acting in personal interest and requiring them to uphold the independence of the Department of Justice Regulation Yes Directs OMB director to develop recommendations to modernize regulatory review and undoes Trump’s regulatory approval process Correction: An earlier version of this chart mislabeled Biden’s order rescinding the 1776 commission. It is a reversal of a Trump policy.