Fascinating piece of tv. “Nationalist” Steve Bannon and “cosmopolitan” Tom Friedman are in agreement on how to deal with China … Continue reading US-China deal is about ordinary workers
This year, Huawei will finalize the so-called ‘Pakistan-East Africa Cable Express, connecting Gwadar in Pakistan tot China’s new military base … Continue reading The biggest geopolitical project of our time
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The world would be a safer place if Trump were a reader. At the top of his reading list sound … Continue reading How to respond to China’s rise?
The plot is straightforward: a female assassin is on a mission to kill a political leader in seventh-century China. Watching … Continue reading The Assassin – Hsiao-Hsien Hou (2015) ***
China is te groot om, nu het zo sterk opkomt, niet met argusogen te worden bekeken. Daarbij weten we nog … Continue reading China stelt geschiedenis effectief in dienst van heden
Old marine officer Menzies tells in this page-turner how the Chinese Empire collapsed in 1421 at its highpoint: at a … Continue reading 1421 – Gavin Menzies (2003)