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    World Leaders Managed To Find An Agreement At The G7. Then Trump Tweeted. buzzfeed.com/albertonardell…

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    For anyone wondering whether Trump is any different offline compared to his tweets: Disagreements about trade, between Trump and the six other leaders, were just as intense behind the scenes:

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    None of this is normal, and if anything it's getting worse. Our rather aptly titled piece from Friday on how in the lead up to the summit, US were blocking all meaningful proposals, on trade, climate, women's rights, plastic in oceans, basically everything buzzfeed.com/albertonardell…

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    Beyond specific issues, underlying worry is Trump rejects the multilateral system, & is intent on tearing apart the very rules & fabric that bind the West together. That's a huge deal: 1) US was crucial to building the system & is central to it 2) it's been in place for decades

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    The rules-based international trade system is central to a multilateral order, it is the system's linchpin – and the reason why Trump messing with it is freaking everyone out.

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    Away from trade, Trump remains the only G7 leader who refuses to acknowledge that climate change exists. He doesn’t even support measures to rid oceans of plastic

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