The Real Threat to American Sovereignty | Robert Reich
Donald Trump has boundary issues. He actually solicited campaign donations from foreign politicians. (Need I say, unsuccessfully.) Yet he’s so worried about physical boundaries, he wants to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico.
But Trump isn’t the only one who doesn’t know where his boundaries begin or end. The whole problem of money in politics is a boundary issue. Robert Reich explains that American sovereignty depends on healthy monetary boundaries…
‘Without a border, we just don’t have a country,’ Donald Trump says repeatedly. For him, the biggest threats to American sovereignty are three-dimensional items that cross our borders, such as unwanted imports and undocumented immigrants. He’s wrong. The biggest threats to American sovereignty are invisible digital dollars wired into U.S. election campaigns from abroad… ~ Robert Reich