If one wishes to increase the health, wealth, status, and power of one’s country, one of the steps to be taken is to strengthen friendships and increase resistance to opposition forces. Seems simple enough.
Trump is incredibly kind to the opposition and incredibly rude to our friends. What is his goal? To make America first in the eyes of people whose opinion ought not to matter to us? We must be working to deserve ever-more respect from the England’s and the Germany’s, not continually offending them.
He seems to be aligning us with those who are as crooked and greedy as he is. What a shameful leader he is. And how deep is the shame of his supporters, the very ones he is most obviously deserting in domestic issues.