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[Elizabeth Shackelford] To fight global corruption, US must address its role in it too
[Elizabeth Shackelford] To fight global corruption, US must address its role in it too
ViewpointsJan 20, 2022
President Joe Biden has declared fighting corruption a core national security interest, and last month, the White House released a strategy to combat corruption globally. These are welcome moves, but to effectively impede corruption around the world, America needs to take a serious look at how our government inadvertently facilitates it too. Corruption, the abuse or misuse of state resources or positions of authority for personal gain, is endemic in many countries across the globe and remains a