Month: August 2019

The Trade War’s Invisible Damage

The Trade War’s Invisible Damage

Many people are bracing for the impact that the U.S.-China trade war is going to have on the cost of consumer goods. They often aren’t aware that it’s already dealing a blow to an invisible export—America’s hotel industry and the many businesses that support it.  Visitors from China spent nearly $35 billion collectively last year—more […]

Trump Portrays G-7 as a Love Fest

Trump Portrays G-7 as a Love Fest

Never mind his differences with world leaders on China, trade, Russia, Iran and more. President Donald Trump’s takeaway message from the Group of Seven summit in France was “unity.” In fact, “flawless” unity. During this year’s gathering of leaders of the world’s wealthiest democracies, Trump went to great lengths to portray it as something of […]