Sec. of State Antony Blinken is the Perfect Fit for Global Diplomacy

“I am honored to be your secretary,” Blinken told State Department staff members on his first day as Secretary: “Now let’s get to work.”

Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks to employees at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on January 27, 2021. [State Department Photo by Ron Przysucha/ Public Domain]

True to his inaugural address about restoring national unity, President Joe Biden’s recently-confirmed candidate for U.S. Secretary of State is an ideal choice to strike a moderate tone, appealing to both…