Archive for July 8th, 2014

July 8th, 2014 - 11:26 am § in America, China

CHINA Contending for rule of the high seas

China reportedly shows off next-gen submarine at PLAN A large part of US military strategy is based on the ability of American carriers to dominate (and pacify) the seas.  That may be challenged by the increased purchase of quiet diesel electric submarines capable of challenging the local use of c[...]

July 8th, 2014 - 4:51 am § in Misc.

People of Color: The Ad

Among the many reasons I detest the word “People of Color” is that it is based on the sort of stereotype shown in this ad.  Would the woman be less servile if she had western eyes, blonde hair and dressed in a French maid costume? Equally bad are activists, like the Chicago teachers uni[...]