Grover of academe

11 April 2017 By Rob Cox

The pro-trade U.S. president delivered a prescient 1887 speech deriding protectionism during his first term in office. He lost re-election but took the White House four years later as tariffs skewered the economy and the GOP was wiped out. Take note, Donald Trump and Paul Ryan.

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