foreign policy

What Trump means by putting “America First”

Summary: Pundits treat “America First” as a meaningless slogan. Professor Maximilian Forte explains that its the connecting thread of Trump’s views. He shows how it fits in the battle to control America’s foreign policy. This is a follow-up to yesterday’s post describing Trump’s speech. Donald Trump’s “America First” Foreign Policy By Maximilian C. Forte from …

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Trump says interesting things about foreign policy that scare our elites

Summary: Trump’s first speech about foreign policy is one of the few interesting speeches of this campaign. Liberals mocked it, ignoring the parts they agree with — or would have agreed with before their enthusiastic embrace of corporatist “trade” pacts and aggressive wars. Even Trump’s falsehoods are interesting. It scared our elites, reminding them that …

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