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The Moment Trump Is Elected, The USA Will Stop Being Great – Chemi Shalev (NY)

The Moment Trump Is Elected, The USA Will Stop Being Great

America is the still the strongest and most admired country in the world, but electing Trump would prove it’s gone off the rails.

 commentary– Chemi Shalev (New York) – Haaretz

NEW YORK – The U.S.A. is a great country. Far from perfect, but great nonetheless, Other than Donald Trump and millions of Americans who have been bamboozled by the GOP into thinking otherwise, everyone knows America is great. The Chinese know it. The Russians know it. The Europeans know it. The Muslims know it. Even Israelis know it. ISIS certainly knows that America is great, which is why it’s hell bent on taking it down.

Some people think the U.S.A. used to be greater, but that’s debatable. It’s true that life may have become tougher economically; that America used to be able to dictate terms to the world and that all sorts of foreign countries have become uppity in recent years.    Continue reading