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August 09, 2018
What China Is Doing to Religion
It's one thing for a government to ban religion and to persecute religion. That's what...
June 20, 2018
Our Escalating Trade Wars
President Trump had announced the imposition of tariffs on $50 billion worth of goods imported...
April 27, 2018
The Consequences of Gendercide in China and India
China and India have been practicing gendercide--that is, the systematic abortion of female babies--for decades. ...
April 09, 2018
China’s Weapons in the Trade War
President Trump recently slapped $50 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese goods. Whereupon China slapped...
April 06, 2018
China’s High-Tech Plan to Control Its Citizens Completely
It is now technologically possible for a government to monitor and control its citizens as...
February 22, 2018
The Problem of Strippers at Funerals
In China, a large attendance at a funeral is a way to honor the dead. ...
February 06, 2018
Pope Sells Out Persecuted Catholics to Communists?
In effect, the Pope is unifying the Catholic church in China by granting authority to...
October 30, 2017
China’s Communists Plan to Replace the U.S. as the World’s Superpower
We have our national elections every two years, with our presidential election every four years. ...
June 22, 2017
The Thucydides trap
The White House is full of aficionados of Thucydides, the Greek historian and chronicler of...
January 25, 2017
China pushing Communism to replace failing Democracy
China says Western democracy has reached its limits and has started to deteriorate (alluding to...
December 06, 2016
The diplomatic establishment is all atwitter about Donald Trump's alleged gaffes, such as taking phone...
November 08, 2016
How China is buying up Hollywood
During the Cold War, some Americans were worried that Communists were infiltrating the motion picture...
July 13, 2016
Brewing crisis with China
China has been extending itself beyond its territorial waters in the South China Sea. Japan...
April 29, 2016
Selling brides in China
Under China's one-child policy, girl babies were routinely aborted so that the parents' one child...
January 12, 2016
Total driving depravity
Drivers in China who have a traffic accident often back over injured pedestrians in order...
November 02, 2015
China replaces one-child policy with two-child policy
The Chinese Communist party announced that it is lifting its one-child policy, which led to...
July 21, 2015
The epic cybersecurity fail
A hacker--probably connected to the Chinese government--has hacked into the databases of the Office of...
May 15, 2015
Free trade with higher wage countries & the China card
As Democrats make a political point of rejecting the free trade agreement known as the...
April 17, 2015
Some intellectuals are arguing that democracy cannot effectively address climate change--and, indeed, makes it worse--and...
April 07, 2015
Children born inside the borders of the United States are automatically American citizens. This has...
December 10, 2014
The Chinese government is forbidding the use of puns in state-supported media. Alexandra Petri objects. ...
December 05, 2014
China passes USA as largest economy
The United States no longer has the world's largest economy. China just passed us. Ever...
November 24, 2014
The effect of the liberal arts in Hong Kong
Progressive education, which tries to reduce everything to a narrow academic specialty, thinks "liberal arts"...
September 22, 2014
Alibaba and the 40 Thieves
In China, pretty much everyone buys pretty much everything from the online site Alibaba. Last...
August 29, 2014
Socialists often "nationalize" industries. Totalitarian governments are interested in more than economics. China has announced...
July 09, 2014
Tensions build with China
As our attention has been focused on the meltdown in the Middle East, big problems...
June 05, 2014
25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre
This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, in which the Chinese...
April 16, 2014
Ten Forbidden Behaviours
Regional Chinese Communist officials have put forward a list of "10 forbidden behaviors" designed to...
November 18, 2013
China eases one-child policy
Still-Communist China announced a series of social, economic, and political reforms. Most notable is the...
October 09, 2013
Chinese pro-life dissident update
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