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Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)


After a long, draining election, Joe Biden was elected as US president on 3 November 2020.


After a volatile transition period that included many court challenges and an attempted insurrection, he was inaugurated on Jan 20, 2001. For many, it was a joyous occasion, given the unpopularity of the outgoing Trump Administration and the inauguration of the first female, black, and Indian Vice President, Kamala Harris.


In this forum, we wanted to use ongoing research happening here in Cambridge to understand the foreign policy and global challenges that the Biden/Harris Administration face.


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