As I predicted a while back, the United States has quietly ditched its old, underperforming pretext for confrontation in the South China Sea and is sidestepping into a new justification. I do not care deeply about America’s stake in the South China Sea. So I have little interest in slogging through recent US & PRC... Read More
...But Should Be Worried About the Iron Law of Unintended Consequences
A commenter took issue with this piece in its original form. I thought his comments about the tone were well-taken, and I've revised the text accordingly. As an admonition to myself, the chinahand Twitter feed will be updated to "Less heat more light". Also, he got me to thinking about the ADIZ friction we can... Read More
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