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Trump's tariffs and the effect on New Zealand businesses: Are we going back in time?

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Trump's tariffs and the effect on New Zealand businesses: Are we going back in time?

There’s been a funny meme going around recently about time zones. It says something like, “In Sydney it’s 8am, in London it’s 10pm, and in the USA it’s 1942.” Of course, this relates directly to the Brett Kavanaugh scandal. But as Jai Breitnauer writes, this could apply to a whole pile of policies introduced under the Trump administration, particularly the revival of trade tariffs.