June 14, 2019


…the Trump administration is conducting two calculated national security operations in which America’s vast, varied and flexible Economic resources serve as the administration’s primary big stick.

Talk softly while wielding a big stick — that was Theodore Roosevelt’s sound bite dictum. In 2019 we have the Trump administration, and soft-spoken it is not. But that warrants a historical reminder: TR could get loud and large, a bit like DT.

I suggest you read the entire essay. And did I mention I have a new book? Well, reasonably new. Trade War 2019 is a wicked cocktail — especially for China.

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