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Trump tramples and divides world, just like he does at home

London (CNN)Even before he was elected everyone knew Donald Trump was a bully, what they didn't know was how his bullying would affect them, nor what it would reveal about who he fears.Trump's often mendacious torrents of stilted rhetoric have already crushed common ground at home and polarized America.But now a little over half way through his Presidency, having shed all but the most stubborn restraining influences in his administration, he threatens to inflict the same inflamed divisions overseas.This week his top diplomat, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, followed his boss's undiplomatic footsteps, dissing Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May during a trip to the UK, comparing her unfavorably to her predecessor, the venerated Margaret Tha ...