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Lessons From the Past for Trump's Transactional Foreign Policy

Ian Morris
Board of Contributors
Nov 13, 2019 | 16:40 GMT
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One of the Trump administration's hallmarks has been its transactional approach to foreign policy. Writing in Foreign Policy magazine shortly before the 2016 presidential election, the strategist Rosa Brooks suggested that "To Trump, U.S. alliances, like potential business partners in a real-estate transaction, should always be asked: 'What have you...

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