The simple truth is that the Communist Party of China (CPC) was never going to liberalise its economy and society.
The Ketuanan Melayu narrative has enabled the embedded deep state to become the dominant political, social, and economic force.
An Elephant on Your Nose is both an encaptivating 'spy' story set in Japan, and an enlightening commentary about new regional security realities.
A high proportion of Tory votes will return to the Brexit party after Bojo's promises to deliver on October 31 implode.
Trump spent over a million dollars on Facebook ads with the word invasion in big letters to spread fear among his constituents.
But in the light of the threat of domination by a foreign power not interested in human rights, Australians chatter about things of very small significance.
Was Jeffrey Epstein murdered? Accepting the premise without qualification, the next question followed: Who did it? MSNBC host Joe Scarborough was not giving anyone time to wonder.
Is the right to bear arms an antiquated concept or a means of maintaining limited parity between the citizen and the state?
Becoming the US running dog on enforcement was not going to sit well with Iran. The Mullahs are spoiling for a fight.
Each in its own way highlights the importance of knowing the back story rather than just a present day one-dimensional interpretation of it.
The Democratic National Committee's (DNC) decision to exclude Fox News from hosting any of the 12 planned presidential primary debates has turned out to be a blessing in disguise for Fox News.
The difference from what has come before is that Trump is not troubled by any sense of enduring history. There are no restraints, nor caveats. Pre-Trump history had to be bad, if not altogether rotten.