It would be THE SHOT HEARD ROUND THE WORLD if we could get
into the lead arguing global trade is broken in the very journal of Neoliberalism!
#freetrade!! Vote YES if you think the global trade system broken!
The Economist was founded as a pressure rag for
free-trade agitators. Its first issue on August 1, 1843 offers a lengthy essay
that details both the economic problems derived from Britain’s “restrictive
system” of mercantilist tariffs and the glories that awaited a free-trade
Britain. Sound familiar? Like something you might have read in it yesterday?
The Economist is literally the most ideologically consistent publication to
have ever existed.
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