Trump’s Wish to Buy Greenland: The Problem is Much Bigger Than We Think

Donald Trump. Boris Johnson. Marine Le Pen. Norbert Hofer. Narendra Modi. Are they ignorant? Short-sighted? Populist? Call them whatever you want. But the problem doesn’t lie with them, it is with the people at large who lack the skills needed to think logically and form reasonable opinions.

resident Trump wanted Denmark to sell Greenland.

Tunumiit Inuit couple from Kulusuk, from eastern part of Greenland. Photo by Arian Zwegers — Kulusuk, Inuit couple, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=24487799.