Thinking Aloud

Will the real America stand up and be counted?

US needs to project an image that will help outsiders understand what's happening there

The United States of America looks anything but to many Asians.

In so many issues confronting the country, they see division among the people, between leaders and the people, and among the leaders themselves.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on June 21, 2020, with the headline 'Will the real America stand up and be counted?'. Subscribe