POTUS said the U.S. rejects “global governance, control, and domination”
September 26, 2018
President Trump denounced aggressive globalism and championed sovereignty at his address before the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, prompting other world leaders and dignitaries to burst into laughter.
Noting that the United States will continue to follow the ‘doctrine of patriotism’, Trump said that the US rejects “global governance, control, and domination.”
Trump asserted that the US will always respect the right of every nation to pursue its own customs, beliefs, and traditions, and will never impose on such traits.
“The U.S. will not tell you how to live and work or worship,” President Trump said. “We only ask that you honor our sovereignty in return.”
“We reject the ideology of globalism and we embrace the doctrine of patriotism,” he added.
Trump pointed to UN created bodies such as the International Criminal Court and the Human Rights Council and stated “As far as America is concerned, the ICC has no jurisdiction, no legitimacy and no authority.”
Trump denounced leftist driven globalism, stating that “Virtually everywhere socialism or communism has been tried, it has produced suffering, corruption, and decay.”
“Socialism’s thirst for power leads to expansion, incursion, and oppression.” Trump added.
“Sovereign and independent nations are the only vehicle where freedom has survived, democracy has ever endured, or peace has ever prospered.” Trump urged.
Speaking of his administration, Trump claimed that “in less than two years my administration has accomplished more than almost any administration in the history of our country.”
He added that that the days of America being taken advantage of are over, saying that “we will no longer tolerate such abuse,” and adding that he will no longer allow the…