So a few days ago the president of China made this speech at a trade mission to the Middle East at Arab League Headquarters. China has already proposed massive aid and loans for Africa and now they are increasing trade and cooperation with the Arab nations in the Middle East. Chinese President Xi’s first quotable… Read More China Awakens
“China plays the long game” has been an oft quoted statement regarding the way the Chinese have always dealt with Economics, Culture and most importantly, foreign relations. For centuries China has moved ponderously and slowly in it’s dealings with the world at large. checking and rechecking every facet of every option and outcome before decisively… Read More China Stirs
Over the past week we have seen many TV and Movie Stars and even Rock Gods pass! and take their final bows as the curtain falls for the last time on their careers and lives. David Bowie, Dan Haggerty (Grizzly Adams), Alan Rickman (Severus Snape) to name a few. Why do we react so strongly… Read More Why do we mourn TV stars?
Question for Donald Trump and now Kevin O’Leary If I came to you and asked for a job managing one of your companies with absolutely no experience in that field, would you hire me? No? That what level of arrogance does it require to consider asking a nation to place you in charge of a government… Read More the Pied Piper is now a Trump-eter
Over the last dozen years we have seen a major upswing in police shootings in the US. Last year alone we topped out at 986 people killed by a police officer. This does not include those shootings where the person survived. Compare that to other nations of similar social structure and you will notice a… Read More Stop or I’ll Shoot! -The militerization of Police