Tag: United States
Why is there an ever growing tension between Beijing and Washington? As they say, presidents change but U.S. foreign policy remains the same.
The elaborate theater on the Hill is critical because members of the Senate and the House behave like a litter of puppies that bark if their food dish is empty. And America’s senior military leaders know they must keep the congressional food dishes filled.
U.S. provocations in the East are likely to continue and only Beijing knows how much more it will take before there is an explosion.
The real question may be this: Three decades after the Soviet empire headed for the exit, is it possible that the far more powerful American one is ever so chaotically heading in the same direction? And if so, what does that mean for the rest of us?