There’s no telling where Donald Trump’s dingbat presidency will take the world, but it’s time for the rest of the planet to stand up before it’s too late.
Everyone ends up poorer, but the United States remains top dog because everyone else grows poorer faster than the United States. Beggar thy neighbor. Literally. But being frank will not sit well with Canadians; painting Mr. Trump as a crazy buffoon is more politically expedient.
Tell the Trump administration that we’re not unreliable in a time of crisis. That we’ve got their back 100 percent if they go to war. That they can consider our domestic markets their domestic markets.
The national security excuse for the tariffs is transparently thin. It is, on the face of it, absurd to invoke such a reason in relation to the United States’ closest economic partner, especially when the two countries’ metal industries are intricately intertwined.
The peaceful nuclear program is a Western con, since any research program, whatever its intention, can have military applications.