Monday, 7 September 2020

The problem is not one man...but the Chinese Communist Party's monopoly on power

This Guardian/Observer journalist blames the totalitarian hubris in China on Xi Jinping. Maybe the journalist's own left-wing ideology prevents him from calling out communism per se, but at least he is trying to get to to the bottom of things and that  counts as something:

Sunday, 23 August 2020

What if Joe Biden is not suffering from dementia?

When the best you can say for Biden's ineptness is that he is experiencing cognitive decline, then you have a problem. What if he doesn't have early-stage dementia and his hiding away from the world is real Joe Biden. Here is a piece I wrote a year ago, and I think it still holds up: