Friday, December 28, 2018
GET ME REWRITE: Worldwide, Donald Trump doesn't inspire a lot of confidence
2. Faith in the U.S. president remains low. (Pew Research, 10/1/2018)
Original 12/26/2018 post, "GET ME REWRITE: America is respected again in Russia", starts here.
America Is Respected Again!’ Trump Tweets as Allies Question His Leadership. (The New York Times, 12/24/2018)
And as Pew Research demonstrates ("America’s international image continues to suffer"), Trump's tweet is nothing but fake news.
Here's what's really happening.
As Pew points out: A year after global opinion of the United States dropped precipitously, favorable views of the U.S. remain at historic lows in many countries polled. In addition, more say bilateral relations with the U.S. have worsened, rather than improved, over the past year.