Obama, Justin Trudeau and Enrique Peña Nieto Focus on Climate, Both Political and Global

By Mark Landler,   June 29th, 2016
For President Obama, foreign trips these days have increasingly become an exercise in explaining the inflamed politics of his country to nervous foreigners. So it was Wednesday, when President Obama joined the leaders of Canada and Mexico at a summit meeting that began as a show of North American solidarity and ended up as an attempt to abandon the nativist and isolationist currents that are agitating politics in the U.S., as well as Europe.