OPINION: America’s demolition politics smashes the world

In April 2016, then Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, delivered a foreign policy address at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. outlining his vision of America’s place in the world. Nestled in the otherwise usual Trumpian blethering about America First and the failures of previous administrations was a passage that all but nailed down what foreign policy under his presidency would look like.

“We are totally predictable,” he complained in a moment of unscripted candor, referring to the U.S. fight against ISIS. “We tell everything. We’re sending troops, we tell them. We’re sending something else, we have a news conference. We have to be unpredictable. And we have to be unpredictable starting now.”

Full article at: Macleans

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