Indulge me if you will, and read the article at the end of this link:
Trade Chess With China
Sundance runs a good site and is one of the few who have followed the economics and strategy game afoot.
Please remember, Trump is playing against the Chinese ‘One Belt, One Road” empire plan, the short term players in the west I call the Global Grifters and the entire entrenched political establishment. It amazes me he has gotten this far.
While we can fret about the staffing of questionable holdovers in many agencies, his trade team is top notch and having way too much fun. I do believe that has always been his main game.
It is nothing less than changing the entire flow of world civilization at stake. Can one man make that much of a difference?
He will have no similar successor, but if he can move the momentum to economic nationalism and true fair trade , he may make successors have no choice.