Today on Uncommon Knowledge, author and commentator Pat Buchanan wants more than a level playing field.
“I do not believe in global free trade, putting Americans making thirty or twenty bucks an hour into competition with folks making two bucks an hour…. I mean these people manipulate their currencies, and they do it to bring manufacturing home. This is not people talk about a level playing field. Vince Lombardi did not say “all I want is a level playing field,” he said, “winning is the only thing”; we ought to realize this is a rivalry, a competition. It is not war, but it is a lot closer to war than it is to what these folks are talking about. ”