As described in The Bee’s April 25 story “Lawsuit claims Delta fish harmed by relaxed water standards,” the Natural Resources Defense Council, Bay Institute and Wildlife Defenders are shopping for a federal court decision that would strip California of having the final say about its water resources.
So Donald Trump’s way to deal with the world is to make America an economic isolationist in a globe that increasingly relies on interdependent trade. To insult women and disparage their aspirations and accomplishments at a time when women’s movements are growing in practically every nation. And in a time where we need the brains and energy of immigrants more than ever, he decides to criminalize their presence and alienate our border partners. This seems a strange path to make America great again.