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US Meddling in Hong Kong

US Meddling in Hong Kong

January 15, 2021
Midway in a week of shocking news, I awakened last Wednesday to a piece in  Asia Sentinel that made my heart sink lower than everything else I had read by then. Our apple-pie authoritarianism, no…
The Global Rushmore of Autocrats

The Global Rushmore of Autocrats

July 14, 2020
Donald Trump would dearly like to add his face to Mt. Rushmore as the fifth presidential musketeer. His fireworks-and-fury extravaganza on July 3 was the next best thing. Trump’s dystopian speech was …