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Trump isn’t special, US presidents always start trade wars with Europe

Jill Petzinger
Trump isn’t special, US presidents always start trade wars with Europe

When the US confirmed that it would be slapping the European Union, Mexico, and Canada with tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, many saw the move as the action of a volatile president, stubbornly ignoring warnings from economists and industry experts. However, Donald Trump’s decision is actually just a revival of a routine strategy that…