Professor Thomas wrote an essay for the Berkley Forum on how the incoming Biden administration can handle the topic of international religious freedom. Here's the start of his piece:
The Biden administration will undoubtedly be tempted to treat the tumultuous and norm-shattering Trump years as an aberration. Trump’s fact-free rhetoric, his shameful attempt to disenfranchise millions by trying to invalidate their legal votes, and his recent fomenting of armed insurrection provide sufficient reason to treat his presidency as beyond the pale. But in the case of international religious freedom, the temptation to get back to normal must be avoided.
You can read the rest of the essay here: