This column includes a scorecard for Trump’s tariffs.
Trump attacked Trudeau, leader of probably our closest ally, because he had the nerve to disagree with him. Trump is isolating the US from all of its allies and sucking up to our enemies.
Here’s a summary of yesterday’s developments:
Here are some tweets:
The truth is not close to Trump’s lies and nonsense.
This has a chart:
This article answers questions about trade and tariffs.
Here’s Paul Krugman’s opinion of the G7 and some of his tweets from earlier today. He wrote about Trump: ” He didn’t put America first; Russia first would be a better description. And he didn’t demand drastic policy changes from our allies; he demanded that they stop doing bad things they aren’t doing. This wasn’t a tough stance on behalf of American interests, it was a declaration of ignorance and policy insanity.”