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Old 06-08-2018, 08:42 AM  
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Trump Calls for Russia to Rejoin G7, Exacerbating Rift with Allies

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President Trump called on allies to reinstate Russia as part of the G7 Friday, deepening a rift over trade policy that spilled out on Twitter just days ahead of the summit in Canada.

“Russia should be in this meeting,” Trump told reporters at the White House immediately before departing for the summit. “Why are we having a meeting without Russia being in the meeting? And I would recommend — and it’s up to them — but Russia should be in the meeting, it should be a part of it. You know, whether you like it or not, and it may not be politically correct, but we have a world to run and the G-7 — which used to be the G-8, they threw Russia out — they should let Russia come back in because we should have Russia at the negotiating table.”

Russia was expelled from the G7 in 2014 in retaliation for its annexation of the Crimean peninsula — a violation of international law that drew universal condemnation from U.S. allies.

The unexpected show of support for Russia came after Trump traded blows on Twitter with French president Emmanuel Macron and Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau over a perceived imbalance in the trade relationship between the United States and its allies.
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Following the Twitter spat, the White House announced late Thursday that Trump would not attend a session dedicated to climate change on Saturday morning, announcing that he would instead fly directly to Singapore to meet with Kim Jong-un.

The public back-and-forth came days after the Trump administration imposed significant steel and aluminum tariffs on a number of U.S. allies, including European Union nations and Canada, after initially exempting the countries from the protectionist measure. Both Canada and the E.U. have challenged Trump’s national-security justification for the tariffs in complaints filed with the World Trade Organization, and both have also announced retaliatory tariffs.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:09 AM   #16
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You don't even know why you're ing....you just hear Russia and Trump and immediately go Donger...
I'm ing because Russia was excluded for invading and annexing Crimea. They invaded another sovereign state using a military force wearing no insignia and orchestrated a puppet transitional government and sham referendum to steal the territory. A belligerent nation that does things like this should not have a seat at the table in shaping global economic policy.

But, Trump has very little knowledge of history and geopolitical affairs, so this isn't surprising.

What's also unsurprising is that he's managed to collectively piss off every one of our allies in the G7 immediately before the summit for no reason or perceptible benefit, just by doing his babbling fool act where he flaunts his ignorance of why things are the way they are.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:12 AM   #17
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I'm ing because Russia was excluded for invading and annexing Crimea. They invaded another sovereign state using a military force wearing no insignia and orchestrated a puppet transitional government and sham referendum to steal the territory. A belligerent nation that does things like this should not have a seat at the table in shaping global economic policy.

But, Trump has very little knowledge of history and geopolitical affairs, so this isn't surprising.

What's also unsurprising is that he's managed to collectively piss off every one of our allies in the G7 immediately before the summit for no reason or perceptible benefit, just by doing his babbling fool act where he flaunts his ignorance of why things are the way they are.
Right. Pissing off our allies because he called them on their bs trade policies.....

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So, if they were polling better than Trump and the primary goal was to prevent Hillary from becoming POTUS, perhaps it would have been a better strategic decision to nominate someone who actually had a chance of beating her and preventing that than nominating Donald Trump.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:14 AM   #18
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Right. Pissing off our allies because he called them on their bs trade policies.....

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There is nothing Trump could do that you wouldn't find a way to support. Literally nothing.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:22 AM   #19
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There is nothing Trump could do that you wouldn't find a way to support. Literally nothing.
I go by results. You go be rhetoric. His results have been stellar. YOu go worry about looking good while losing. I will take winning regardless of how I may look at times.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:26 AM   #20
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:26 AM   #21
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I don't trust Trump enough to assume his trade antagonism (toward allies) and this noise about bringing Russia back are good ideas. I don't think any of it is the end of the world, but it doesn't inspire confidence as far as I'm concerned.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:26 AM   #22
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Should've forced them out when they invaded. At this point, the world has basically ceded it to them.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:29 AM   #23
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Should've forced them out when they invaded. At this point, the world has basically ceded it to them.
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:32 AM   #24
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Old 06-08-2018, 09:33 AM   #25
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He also said he was thinking of pardoning Muhammad Ali. Thoughts?
I think it's a great idea.
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He also said he was thinking of pardoning Muhammad Ali. Thoughts?
I have a long and consistent position regarding the ridiculousness of how constituents fawn over symbolic gestures and good intentions without regard to practical effectiveness or philosophical foundation.

Not surprised that the Trump era introduces yet another thing for the left to care about for the first time in my lifetime.
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Right. Pissing off our allies because he called them on their bs trade policies.....

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Eleazar has ALWAYS been an GOP Establishment shill—even though there's but a dime's difference, if a dime's difference at all, between the two main parties.
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Should've forced them out when they invaded.
Should have stopped there.
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Do you know why Russia was excluded from the G8?
Because Crimea voted to join Russia?
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I'm ing because Russia was excluded for invading and annexing Crimea. They invaded another sovereign state using a military force wearing no insignia and orchestrated a puppet transitional government and sham referendum to steal the territory. A belligerent nation that does things like this should not have a seat at the table in shaping global economic policy.

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What's also unsurprising is that he's managed to collectively piss off every one of our allies in the G7 immediately before the summit for no reason or perceptible benefit, just by doing his babbling fool act where he flaunts his ignorance of why things are the way they are.

This whole post is moronic and demonstrates David Hogg levels of understanding of what's going on.
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