Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Donald Trump's Really Big Brexit Flip-Flop

The presumptive GOP nominee once said "we will have to leave borders behind and go for global unity."
... In early 2013, as part of its coverage of the Davos global conference, CNN's website asked Trump to contribute a column addressing the global financial crisis and Europe as an investment opportunity. It identified Trump as "one of the world's foremost investors." And in his article, Trump waxed on about the need for international economic interdependence. He wrote:
The near meltdown we experienced a few years ago made it clear that our economic health depended on dependence on each other to do the right thing.
We are now closer to having an economic community in the best sense of the term -- we work with each other for the benefit of all.
I think we've all become aware of the fact that our cultures and economics are intertwined... It's a time for working together for the best of all involved. Never before has the phrase "we're all in this together" had more resonance or relevance.
He summed it up this way: "We will have to leave borders behind and go for global unity when it comes to financial stability." ...
Read the full story HERE and read Trump's 2013 op-ed HERE.

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