The Fickle China-Russia Alliance

The Fickle China-Russia Alliance

Choosing one’s friends is critical and typically based on mutual interests, common values, and compatibility.  The China-Russia alliance on display in Ukraine fits my criteria for global comrades, aka, friends. China and Russia share a mutual interest in the...
Make China Pay the Tab

Make China Pay the Tab

Americans on the home front are exhausted from a marathon of foreign fallout. As the Taliban cancels this semester’s gender studies curriculum at the American University in Kabul, China eyes prospective control of the Bagram airbase. Instances like these embody a long...
Will China Ever Be Reined in from Within?

Will China Ever Be Reined in from Within?

As a person of Chinese descent, I sense a comeuppance of the ethnic sort: as a race, haven’t we tolerated the rule of the Communist Party long enough? Has not the mechanism of the Party, so entrenched in the mainland, been the reason for the coronavirus run...