[W]e are about to experience a turning point in 2018 ... without a doubt the end of the world that we have known.
The age of American dominance is over, and Washington has much less power than in past decades.
Clearly, there is still the possibility that this is not the end of multilateralism but simply a statement from one country, no matter how important it is, and that the other countries will carry on with globalization as the dominant system.
It is obvious that Washington thinks the effect of increasing and generating hard American power is worth any losses from abandoning international cooperation.
The American president’s isolationist drift could turn out to be very costly indeed.
The G-0, or the G-1 as Trump dreams it, isn't going to happen.
"Today, a nation ringed by walls would only imprison itself.”