The title of this post is a quote from the Global Times editorial linked below, which was written on Jan 29 and updated on Feb 5. I began to write this commentary on the situation on Feb 3 but since so much has happened in the intervening days it didn't get finished. One reason why... Continue Reading →
“Who’s living in the third world country?”
I am about 40% through reading Godfree Roberts most interesting and revelatory book "Why China Leads the World". There are a great many wonderful passages in what I have read, and which I would dearly love to quote, but I am holding myself in check because a) I don't have permission to reveal extensive parts... Continue Reading →
China is home to more Global Fortune 500 companies than any other country. Most of them are state-owned.
It is just a matter of interest, but it is a very interesting fact, is it not? Actually that is two very interesting facts. It cannot be doubted that we are living in the Chinese century. China is rising, to dominate world trade. It is not a strange thing then to expect, while ever the... Continue Reading →
Dark Side of US on China…
I have so much to say, and the times we live in demand that it be said, but today I am not going to say a thing. Instead I will let this guy, Daniel Dumbrill, say the words for me. https://youtu.be/Sa0WcEOn6zo Dumbrill is an American (I think) vlogger from China and I came across this... Continue Reading →