America suffers a "trust crash" as China rises

American and Chinese flags fly
The U.S. flag and Chinese flags fly at a welcoming ceremony between Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Trump in Beijing last November. Photo: Thomas Peter, Pool / Getty Images

Unveiling the annual Edelman Trust Barometer in conjunction with tomorrow's opening of Davos, president and CEO Richard Edelman told Axios that the U.S. has fallen to "an Iraq war level of trust" around the world.

Quote"It’s the first time we've seen such a trust drop delinked from either a major event, or economic chaos."