What Rights & Whose

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Hong Kong. January 28, 2005. America lecturing China about human rights is another perennial electoral classic pot calling the kettle black – or to paraphrase Deng Xiao-ping, is it the black cat trying to determine whether it is white while it catches mice? Eleanor Roosevelt was one of the prime movers behind the adoption of […]

Free China Trade

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Hong Kong. January 23, 2005. When it comes to free trade Vice President Dick Cheney acts and talks as if America is in the forefront. The global warrior against protectionism. His demands that China open it’s markets to U.S. manufactured products and services sounds like a broken political record. For decades America’s mantra to the […]