US/EU

Lithuania’s Crackdown On Pro-Chinese Counter-Protesters Is Troubling

Reuters reported earlier this week that Lithuanian police detained and fined two Chinese citizens who were waving their country’s flag during a counter-protest against a rally in support of the violent Hong Kong protests late last month. The outlet also informed the world that the Lithuanian authorities lodged a complaint […]

The Liberal God Complex Frightens Ordinary People, as Well it Should

Today’s liberals/left-liberals of the western world are following in the footsteps of their radical predecessors when advocating for policies which aim to “change the world”. As such, it is wise to remember that like all utopian idealists, today’s liberals/left-liberals would have to steamroll over the real world in order to […]

The Biggest Election Scandal in Modern American History Happened This Week

The United States has just experienced its most prolific national election scandal in modern history. Yet strangely, the story has failed to make headline news outside of financial publications. Imagine if the following statement was given by a Chinese trade official or a Russian intelligence officer: “Central bank officials face […]

In His Likely Second Term, Trump Should Abandon Trade Wars And go to War With The Federal Reserve

Donald Trump has correctly identified the Federal Reserve (the Fed) as the main culprit behind the recent economic downturn although unfortunately his ire directed at the Fed is for all the wrong reasons. Since the Fed’s “modest” summer rate cut, stocks and bonds have done precisely the opposite of what […]