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 What If There Were Trump Hotels in Cuba and Qatar?

The New York Times, June 17 and 18,  2017

Obviously, Donald Trump sets government policies mainly to boost his businesses. Just as obviously, he has no understanding of diplomacy or national security. There are no Trump hotels in Cuba and Qatar; hence, he is stupidly rolling back President Obama’s opening to Cuba and pitting his business BFFs in Saudi Arabia and the UAE against Qatar — regardless of the danger to U.S. security, foreign policy, allies, and economic well-being. So the icky question is: Would we be better off if there were actually more Trump hotels, golf courses, and licensing deals throughout the world?

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