Democracy be damned, is the message. Human hearts have indeed become stone.
Trump does not see America as the leader or protecting power of “the free world” or “the West” with all the rights, duties and costs, but also profits, that that role brings with it.
[O]ver the course of four administrations, Mexico has suffered a loss of sovereignty over its energy resources, without getting anything in return.
Albright’s observations must serve as a warning to all of us.