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Rehabilitating an underestimated strategic thinker: Zbigniew Brzezinski

Apr 13, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

The postwar order was crumbling, and the president only hastened its implosion. Fixated on unfair trade, he slapped a tariff on foreign imports and then moved to devalue the dollar. The president achieved his goal, but he also imperiled the international monetary order.

In military affairs, the president had at first spoken cautiously, calling for allies to pay more for their own security. Yet he soon launched new misadventures and embroiled U.S. power in new quagmires. Not long into his s...