The age of American dominance is over, and Washington has much less power than in past decades.
Now that Trump is setting himself up for a trade war with China, he has become more amenable to anything — including the TPP — that might further his grand political and economic aims.
It is said in Washington DC these days that to avoid jumping at shadows, one must learn to take Donald Trump seriously, but not literally.
These moves are blatantly sly and welcome the debasement of the grace and the dignity of the country called the United States of America.
On the last day of negotiations between the three teams from Mexico, Canada and the United States, it happened that the last of the three arrived with a proposal that turned what was discussed during the third round of negotiations in Ottawa on its head.
It was, once again, the issue of labor. And now, U.S. Trade [Read more]
To create new unskilled jobs, Trump would have to take his protectionism to the point of autarchy.