Day: July 23, 2020

The Dismemberment of the World

The Dismemberment of the World

July 23, 2020 Opinion
The U.S. Federal Reserve serves as the great enabler. It is the engine that drives the U.S. thrust for primacy. The Fed’s ability to print apparently unlimited money; its backstopping of any amount of…
China Has Whip Hand, Not UK

China Has Whip Hand, Not UK

July 23, 2020 Opinion
Listening to British ministers bossing China around sounds like they’re reliving the 19th century Opium Wars. That’s when a globally powerful Britain humbled China for exploitation, including selling …
Cold War Escapades in the Pacific

Cold War Escapades in the Pacific

July 23, 2020 Opinion
First came the Defense Department’s formal request to Congress for a $20 billion check to upgrade its presence across the Pacific. That was last March. A month later the U.S. Navy sent …