What Trump Doesn’t Get About Conservatism| Roger Scruton| The New York Times
I think you'll find this article in the New York Times interesting.
Headline aside, Roger Scruton does acknowledge that there are some things Trump does get.
And then some he doesn't.
Like trade. It's not zero-sum ($US500 billion deficit with China is not a "loss"to America), protectionism is not "good", as Trump claims, and trade wars are not "easy to win". Free trade used to be a key Republican plank.
Pulling out of TPP remains, in my view, a major strategic mistake by Trump and if he goes after WTO, heaven help us....
Specifically, quoting Adam Smith, Scruton notes: