After all, for thousands of years, the indigenous people of the land Detroit now sits on engaged in freely giving what was needed to others. The practice is ancient.
The middle class and poor pay a larger percentage of their incomes on these tariffs than do the rich.
We can stop NAFTA II and replace corporate trade with a new model that raises working conditions and protects the environment.
No matter how deeply flawed such geopolitical visions may ultimately prove to be, their brief moments as official policy have regularly shaped the destiny of nations and of empires in unpredictable, unplanned, and often dangerous ways.
The deal would be worth more than the total gross domestic product of West Virginia, which was $76.8 billion in 2017.