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Globe and Mail columnist John Ibbitson. (Globe and Mail Update)
Globe and Mail columnist John Ibbitson. (Globe and Mail Update)

Trump’s political descent could take NAFTA down with him Add to ...

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The greatest threat to Canada’s economy is not contained in the list of demands that Washington released Monday for renegotiating the North American free-trade agreement. Those terms are not that dire.

The greatest threat comes from a wounded Donald Trump, whose presidency is unravelling.

Mr. Trump could attempt to unilaterally terminate NAFTA, to solidify support among his true believers as the crisis surrounding his presidency worsens.

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