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* Date : 2016-11-12
Donald Trump has been elected the 45th president of the United States. Born in 1946 in Queens, New York, Trump is a real estate mogul with an estimated net wealth of US$3.7 billion, but he's more than just a businessman. Over the years, he has slowly built up a public profile with his greatest fame attained by hosting a TV reality show. After announcing his presidential candidacy, Trump had stirred up continual controversy with his radical statements. However, the icon of anti-establishment Donald Trump has now gone from political outsider to president of the United States.
Donald Trump's victory sent shockwaves throughout the world. A lot of media attention was on what ramifications his presidency would have for the rest of the world. His 'America First' policies have involved anti-globalization, anti-immigration, and anti-free trade – all initiatives that would have a massive impact on other countries including Korea. What would a future under a Trump leadership look like?
We sit down to discuss these issues and more.