The Power of Our Example

United States domestic policies under President Trump have obvious implications within the US, but internationally as well.  Some nations have publicly decried these beliefs, but interestingly, these governments tend to be strong and its citizens generally safe.  Few of these countries have spoken up for the newer or emerging republics, or the governmentally struggling.  Trump’s … Continue reading The Power of Our Example

Community of Han Destiny, Not a Common Destiny

The Middle Kingdom has struck hypocrisy again with its lofty ideals of equality, security, inclusive development, promoting respect for differences, and a greener environment.  How can Xi Jinping Thought encompass these optimistic beliefs along with his socialism with Chinese characteristics?  Since the two cannot merge, one strategy becomes dominant, while the other a façade.  His … Continue reading Community of Han Destiny, Not a Common Destiny