Even before Donald Trump put America first, the Republican Party had largely walked away from international treaty law. Now Trump’s “America First” is likely to mean a further denigration of international law and process, to the further detriment of America’s national security and long-term interests.
Consider the following tale of our times.
- The Muslim ban and American history
- CNN Interview On Pruitt Climate Change Remarks
- The ethics and practicalities of foreign aid
- The high costs of abandoning international law
- The Three Trumps