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Trump unwinds the 20th century

Trump unravels a world globe representing the 20th Century
Illustration: Lazaro Gamio/Axios

As President Trump meets other leaders of NATO in Brussels, the backdrop is his role in tearing at the post-World War II order.

The big picture: But a future is taking shape of a 21st century United States without many of the basic institutions that many consider key 20th century advances.