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Posts Tagged ‘China’

October 14th, 2018 - 9:33 pm § in Foreign Affairs

A new age of sea power?

Le Monde Discusses Where WWIII will ignite! A new age of sea power?  by Alfred W. McCoy, 10 April 2018 Amid the intense coverage of Russian cyber-maneuvering and North Korean missile threats, another kind of great-power rivalry has been playing out quietly in the Indian and Pacific oceans. The U[...]

October 2nd, 2018 - 9:24 am § in Hypocrisy, Politics

Can China Replace Hollywood?

China’s Qingdao Movie Metropolis, dubbed “Chinawood”,  aims to become the global capital of film production.  © Wang Zhao, AFP | The Qingdao Movie Metropolis was inaugurated on Saturday, April 28, on China’s east coast. Text by Guillaume GUGUEN In the field of new technologie[...]

September 27th, 2018 - 12:56 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Jefferson

The question is can China and America avert turning into plutocracies? 

The alternative to rule by the wealthy   Despite the ignorance of Trumpies who equate socialism with the oligarchies of Stalin and Mao or the ignorance of lefties who think money can just be distributed democratically, we have known since the 19th century and Marx, that the good life of a society [...]

September 18th, 2018 - 1:47 am § in Foreign Affairs

Will Jack Ma run for President of China?

Jack Ma co-founded Alibaba, China’s internet behmoth .. worth  $500 billion.  He rose to that role from poverty, the fulfillment of the Chiness Dream.  Now Ma’s own wealth is estimated at $40 billion but  his power rivals all but President Xi.   In a letter to shareholders and emp[...]

July 25th, 2018 - 12:00 am § in Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics, Repugnants

THE-Ave Challenge: NEWSPEAK CHINESE STYLE

What is “democratic centralism?”[...]

July 6th, 2018 - 8:16 am § in Donald Trump

Trump Declares War on China

TRADE WAR CHINA... DEFICIT RISES SHARPLY... Tariffs on $500 billion worth of goods? Beijing hits back... Confusion at ports... Oil markets more tense... China military reforms to 'WIN A WAR' and overtake USA revealed in leaked memo...   [...]

July 6th, 2018 - 12:29 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson

Response to a Trumpie

Roy Hjalseth a Trumpie and (sic) gun nut on FB, is calling me anti American and a pro communist because I see the 21st century, post Trump, as Chinese.     My response:  YOU are and have been very, very anti American. That is what Trumpism is.  Your leader stands against free speech, freedom fr[...]

June 21st, 2018 - 1:09 am § in Donald Trump, Jefferson, Repugnants

Trump Lost Our Battle For the 21st Century

Elections have consequences.   The Trumpies shine with pride when there President wave a flag or celebrates their nation;s great white heritage.  Meanwhile, we are losing, or have lost the battle for the 21st century, the battle for a 21st century of democracy in the traditions of Thomas Jefferso[...]

June 16th, 2018 - 8:56 pm § in Bill of Rights, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

The Chinese Police State

Liu Xia “Ready to Die” Amid Renewed Calls for Release Since the death of imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo last July, the extra-legal house arrest his wife Liu Xia has endured since his award in 2010 has continued despite hopes for her release. Following months of delays, her friend [...]

June 16th, 2018 - 8:29 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Repugnants

THE NEW AXIS: tHE WORLD CONSIGNS tRump TO AN AXIS OF EVIL

Russia, Saudi Arabia are getting increasingly chummy, and that has big implications for OPEC and oil prices Yep, MAGA works great.  BTW, Russia is also building a pipeline across North Korea.  IraMAGAn is part of this axis too, along with Iraq.  Iraq has sold a huge gas field to China.  As for I[...]