'Fool Trade': Trump continues to rip G7 in tweetstorm

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The potent brew of indignation and patriotism among Canadians at the president's bully tactics has produced conditions ripe for a Boycott America backlash.

Canada's House of Commons on Monday unanimously condemned the personal attacks on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau by U.S. President Donald Trump and his surrogates as the famously polite nation simmered over the weekend broadsides by its U.S. ally.

Trump is now feuding with Trudeau and other close allies of the United States over trade just one day after leaving the G7 Summit in Canada where he met with world leaders.

Mr Trump has infuriated the European Union, Canada and Mexico by imposing tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.

"Let's be serious and worthy of our people".

"Canada has already raised cases at the WTO and at NAFTA, and we will retaliate", she said.

Senior officials have bandied around the idea of a national effort similar to the Second World War "Victory Gardens" - a symbolic but material patriotic mobilization that saw individual Canadians build vegetable plots to help the war effort.

"Kim must not see American weakness", Kudlow said.

"The president, coming late, stands before the cameras and says, "Why don't we add Russian Federation to the group".

The company was included in a Maclean's magazine list of retailers that are either owned by Trump and his family or sell Trump goods.

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Updating the House of Commons on the G7 summit on her return from Canada, Mrs May said: "This was a hard summit with, at times, some very candid discussions". However, he noted that the US tariffs are "insulting" and Canada "will not be pushed around". "So, how seriously do you take that threat and does that change your plans to go ahead with the retaliatory tariffs?"

Officials have stressed the two countries' extensive trading relationship and pointed out that Canada is the top export destination for 35 US states and that 9 million jobs in the United States depend on trade with its northern neighbor.

But there is a consensus among economists and business groups that protectionism will prove disastrous for everyone.

He also announced he was backing out of a joint communique on trade between the USA and its main allies. And he urged Canada's industrial leaders to remain calm in the face of ongoing threats from the U.S president. GM, which produces around 80 per cent of its vehicles in the USA, could perhaps emerge as a net victor, but other companies like Ford, with just 64 per cent of production in the US, would suffer.

However, Ms. May did not respond when Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn asked her to condemn "the comments of President Trump's trade adviser saying that, and I quote, there's a special place in hell for Justin Trudeau?". That is how weak, apparently; and thin-skinned, apparently; that is how tenuous, apparently the USA president is as he approaches the talks with North Korea.

Those trying to fathom the unfathomable in Trump's foreign policy philosophy are advised to read Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, who has been talking to senior officials in the administration to get to the root of "Trump Doctrine".

The president may be pursuing policies that undermine the Western alliance, empower Russian Federation and China, and demoralize freedom-seeking people around the world, but they enable him to direct a middle finger at a world that no longer respects American power and privilege, Goldberg writes. But more importantly, he should apologize to the Canadian public.

He also suggested he is again studying possible tariffs on automobiles imported from Canada, a move which would have a much more substantial hit on both economies.

But Trump's headlines weren't about his first time here, it was about his parting words.

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