GOVERNMENT KNOWS WHO’S GOOD OR NAUGHTY – Last month I wrote about the soft Orwellian system of social control that the Chinese communist government are introducing. It’s called social credit …

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SELLING THE GENOCIDE – Once in a while (actually, quite often nowadays) a story pops up that makes you question whether seemingly intelligent people have lost moral compass or historical …

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ASSEMBLED IN CHINA – Your interesting longish read of the day is an extract from a new book, “China’s Great Wall of Debt” by Dinny McMahon: While hundreds of thousands of people …

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RED ON RED – OK, OK, I admit it, I am deriving a certain satisfaction from watching Clive Hamilton being accused of racism, xenophobia and anti-Chinese prejudice by the Race …

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HOW MEDIA TRIVIALISES NEWS, PART 836 – Good news from the Korean peninsula: The secretive state could also impose a ban on further nuclear and missile tests during talks with …

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GOOD MORNING VIETNAM – What the rise of China has wrought: In Vietnam’s capital Hanoi there are lots of museums about past wars the Vietnamese have fought, including against the …

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TRUMP FOR LIFE – Today’s scandal: In the closed-door remarks [to donors in Florida], a recording of which was obtained by CNN, Trump also praised China’s President Xi Jinping for recently consolidating …

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NUCLEAR WINTER OLYMPICS, CONT. – You too would be cheering your heart out and playing to win: It’s from “The Sun” but it’s true. Indulging dictators in international forums is …

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NUCLEAR WINTER GAMES, CONT. – The American media wins gold for fawning over a totalitarian nightmare (thanks to the wonderful T Becket Adams who trawled through the sewage to come up …

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NUCLEAR WINTER OLYMPICS – CNN hearts She-Kim: Kim Jong Un's sister is stealing the show at the Winter Olympics https://t.co/ian9ZiurVm pic.twitter.com/fBXuFEyXAj — CNN International (@cnni) February 10, 2018 If “diplomatic …

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THESE TRAINS WON’T RUN ON TIME – Victoria has hired dictator Kim Jong Un’s train builder to supply its advanced new $2 billion fleet. The Changchun Railway Vehicles built rolling …

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