Category Archives: China

THE POST-COVID-19 SINO-AMERICAN DUOPOLY

A presentation of the London based … DEFENCE AND SECURITY FORUM 21 CLOUDESLEY ST LONDON, N1 OHX 0207-837-9212 F 0207-713-0794 olga.maitland@virgin.net President: Lady Olga Maitland Vice President: Rt Hon. Lord Lamont of Lerwick Chairman: Major General Patrick Cordingley DSO OBE … Continue reading

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CIA veterans who monitored crackdowns abroad see troubling parallels in Trump’s handling of protests

Greg Miller of the Washington Post – The scenes have been disturbingly familiar to CIA analysts accustomed to monitoring scenes of societal unraveling abroad — the massing of protesters, the ensuing crackdowns and the awkwardly staged displays of strength by … Continue reading

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THE GREAT POWER SHIFT FROM WEST TO EAST

David Murrin – My book Breaking the Code of History published in 2009, highlighted that America was the last empire in a long series comprising what I called the Super Western Christian Empire, dating back to the 1400s, starting with … Continue reading

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What’s wrong?

China Daily – Months into the crisis, the US has been shrouded by delayed and chaotic testing and misinformation. As the US reaches the largest number of infections worldwide, how has the US botched its handling of the novel coronavirus? … Continue reading

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What both the left and the right get wrong about the coronavirus economic crisis

Ezra Klein in Vox – For a couple of days Donald Trump was convinced that coronavirus was a big deal, and he had to act like the president and try to do the hard work of slowing it. Now he … Continue reading

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