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Rise of Superpower and Decline of another Superpower-Part 1
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Taiwan – Why the DPP lost?
The DPP has been playing the independence card since it came to power, since the Lee Teng Hui and Chen Shui Bian’s term and Tsai Ing Wen’s present term. They kept referring to themselves as Taiwanese, some even identifying themselves as Japanese, instead of Chinese. They looked down on the mainland Chinese as poor and backward country bumpkins. They were so blinded by their own delusion that they could not see the changes in China. The new China is a rich and powerful nation, economically, scientifically and military. Today, the new China and the Chinese are the ones that would be throwing money at them to keep the Taiwanese economy afloat. Without the Chinese market Taiwan is doomed.
Last weekend’s country and city election was a wake up call that the world has changed. The rhetoric to deny the emergence of a new China is futile and pointless. Taiwan’s future lies in a strong and prosperous China. The decades of calling themselves as Taiwanese, not Chinese is like a bad dream. More and more Taiwanese are again calling themselves Chinese, identifying themselves with the new China, a super power that is going to be number One soon, to eclipse the Americans in all fields.
Would the DPP be able to avoid the defeat if they have woken up to the new reality of a new China? Would they be able to do anything to stay in power and rule forever? Maybe, maybe not.Despite all the dirty tricks, corruption of power, abuse of power to suppress opposition parties, it did not work and they were routed in the latest election. An after thought, DPP could possibly learn from Singapore. They could import more foreigners to boost up the economy and at the same time boost up political support. They could do this if they start on an open leg policy to invite the Japanese to migrate to Taiwan. If the Japanese are allowed to become Taiwanese citizens or PRs, they could increase the productivity, and more connectivity with the Japanese economy. And the most important part of this, the Japanese new citizens would vote for Taiwan to be independent of China, and perhaps be a part of Japan, become a semi colony of Japan.
The Taiwanese do not care about being semi colonized or being overrun by the Japanese. They do not mind being the pawn of American world domination, to be used against China and to be killed in the process. They have no real identity and would be happy to become Japanese as long as they are not called Chinese. Oops, I mean some Taiwanese, especially those in the DPP. Those in power only care for themselves, to stay in power and be rich. The loss of Taiwan’s independence and sovereignty, to become a vassal state of another country, to be taken over by the foreigners, do not matter to them. They are only self serving, even to turn traitors to their own people. How nice to become Japanese.
For their own interest, they would not want to see the new reality, that China is the future, the major power of the 21st Century. They still think that Japan is the super power, the rich country, the future. They deserved to lose the election that would pave the way for the KMT to return to power and a return to China. The Chinese people would reunite as the new force of the 21st Century. Think about it, a reunification would mean the Taiwanese people would become part of greater China, or greater China becomes part of Taiwan. China would belong to them, instead of wallowing in self pity in a tiny island and hoping that the Japanese or the Americans would be there to protect them when they could be protecting themselves as proud citizens of the most powerful country in the world.
Would the people in Taiwan choose to become the people of the world’s number one super power or remain an American or Japanese crony, constantly risk becoming a war zone? A rising China means opportunities for growth and for the people of Taiwan to find their pot of gold in China. There are now more than 2m Taiwanese working and investing in China and growing.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

5G – The American strangulation of China and Huawei
With all the shit that the western media have been spreading, with the chief author in the USA, China is still a backward country and stealing technology and intellectual properties from the Americans and the West. For the last 3 to 4 decades, China was learning furiously from the West and the Americans agreed to that arrangement when Nixon signed a rapproachment agreement with China to share and exchange knowledge, information and technology with students from China studying in American universities. What theft that the gangsters in Washington are trying to spread? This is completely legal, a mutual treaty and agreement.
Huawei’s 5G technology is now the leader in mobile phone industry. The Americans are losing behind and unable to catch up, unable to compete. In order to prevent Huawei from selling its 5G products, the Americans as usual raised the dubious national security threat to stop Huawei from joint venture with AT&T and also stopped Huawei from entering the American market.
This is not all. The Americans are telling all its allies to stop Huawei from entering their markets. These include Australia, New Zealand and Nato countries. However, countries that welcomed 5G have gone ahead to accept Huawei’s technology and mobile phone systems. More than 22 countries have gone ahead to allow Huawei to enter their markets.
If 5G is a real security risk to countries, would the Americans stop developing their 5G mobile phones? How would they sell their 5G system if they finally developed and caught up with Huawei? Would other countries also stop using American 5G on the same security grounds? If so, 5G technology would no longer be marketable, like nuclear weapons. The British and Germans did not have problems with Huawei’s 5G.
What are the Americans going to do about it? Try to buy time to steal Chinese/Huawei technology to keep up with China? Huawei is now the leading company in 5G technology. Bye bye America. The rest of the world is going to use Huawei’s 5G with a speed 20 times than the fastest mobile phone today. This 5G technology would transform all communication equipment, from space and satellite communication to AI, driverless cars, military technology and all industries etc etc. Without 5G, they are going to be lacking far far behind in the development of the respective industries.
Americans’ dirty trick, cannot win, block. Create fake news and fear. But this is not going to work anymore. The Chinese are not going to be oppressed to become laundrymen and cooks anymore. The Chinese will show the Americans who is more advance in the pursuit of science and technology. The Americans should try to build a high speed train to start with, without stealing Chinese technology.
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Trump’s double talk - Soya beans turning into waste
Earlier I wrote about the Australia iron ore and other raw material that have turned into rubbish, unwanted waste, when they could not find any buyer. Yes, any product that has no buyer will become waste, as good as worthless. And this is exactly what is happening to many of American’s crops, particularly soya beans and other seed products. Even their poultry products, sea food, like pork and lobsters, have become worthless to a certain extent as China is not buying. China is buying from Canada and elsewhere.
The agriculture and dairy farmers have been boosting their production to meet the growing demands of such products and growing rich happily until Trump’s reckless trade war with China. China’s purchase of these products has dropped by as much as 90%. The American farmers are desperate and trying to channel their goods to other countries but there are just not enough buyers that could buy at the same volume as China. China imports 60% of American soya beans.
The result of this trade war is that all the agricultural products are now turning into waste. The farmers stored as many as they could. The warehousing business has boomed. All the warehouses are full and they are furiously building more warehouses to cater for the demand, including cold stores for the meat and dairy products. But the volume laying in waiting is just too voluminous for the industry.
What could the farmers do but to let their crops rot literally in the fields. There is no meaning to harvest them as they have no place to store them and no buyers to take them away. The farmers are having a holiday, not tending to their farms. The livestock too are having a holiday, with extended life, thanks to Trump.
On the other side of the equation China is turning to other suppliers for their needs. Russia is offering China thousands of acres of land to plant soya beans. Other farmers around the world are doing roaring business with China. When the new suppliers and supply chains are established and met the needs of China, China would cease to depend on American farmers for good. The American farmers can have a long, long holiday, and maybe have to switch profession. Their products in the warehouses would be just be waste products with no buyer. And they would have to pay for their storage until they give up. And they would have to pay for removing and burning them away as dirt. China has also stopped importing American oil and LNG.
The American farmers have Donald Trump and his hawkish advisors to thank for their bad advice and bad policies. This is the beginning of the decline of the American Empire when bad and stupid men and women turned up in the White House and take charge.
Now there is a truce in Buenos Aires after the G20 Meeting. Trump declared victory. The Chinese are going to buy a lot of produce from America. What cock is Trump shouting? China wants to buy a lot from the US, and has been buying US poultry and farm produces all the while. 60% of American soya beans would to go China if not because of Trump’s silly trade war. Now Trump is happy, China is buying again…but never the same volume as China would have committed to buy from other sources.
China would not only want to buy again and buy more. But what is there to buy from the US other than farm produce and Boeings? China has everything and producing everything cheaper than the US? The only few things China wants to buy, and with a lot or American dollars, are high tech products, land, properties, but the Americans refused to sell hiding behind national security concerns. How much soya beans and meat can China buy to offset the trade imbalance? China has no use of the hoards of American dollars if it cannot use them to buy American products.
So, who is the idiot that caused the trade imbalance and what has the truce achieved in Buenos Aires? Nothing but going back to square one at most. This is quite like the Korean truce with a stalemate at the 38 parallel with the Americans claiming victory after being defeated by the PLA volunteers and chased all the way from the Yalu River to the 38 parallel. So this truce is another American victory because China continues to buy soya beans and American produce when China was buying all the while? What would happen is that China would no longer buy the same amount, but lesser as China has already bought what it needed and also developed new suppliers and supply chains.
Who is the loser and claiming victory? Many farmers would continue to go bankrupt as a result.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 17, 2018 8:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Waiting for ‘angmoh cun’ or white man’s ship
The wheel of fortune is turning and would continue to turn and fortune changes. In the 60s, the tourists coming here are the Americans and some Europeans. They were the rich and free spending tourists. The local shop keepers loved them. Every time an ‘angmoh cun’ is in town it will be boomtown Charlie. Business flourished, the service industries, food, hotels, shopping centres boomed. This state of affair went on till the end of the Vietnam War when the American GIs stopped coming. The waiting for ‘angmoh cun’ became a waiting game with no more Americans coming ashore.
The next group of free spending tourists was the Japanese. They came in the 70s and 80s. And they were the darlings of the tourist industry and the retail and service trade. All those involved in the tourist industry were eagerly waiting for the Japanese to arrive and to throw their money around. This came to an end too when Japan went into a recession, or its economy went to a stand still, with little growth. The free spending Japanese don’t come anymore. They had their moment of attention like the Americans.
Today the tourists that everyone is waiting for is Chinese tourists. They are the big spenders, much bigger spenders than the American and Japanese tourists and in bigger number. They did not just come to Singapore, to travel all over the world. And Singaporean shop keepers are not the only one waiting for them, the whole of Europe and America, Japan, Korea and SE Asian countries are waiting for the Communist Chinese to come. Some laid down red carpets to welcome them. Some European countries went to the extent of hiring Chinese policemen to protect them from local thugs.
The whole has indeed changed. The poor communists from China are now the rich communists that are throwing money all over the world. When they stopped coming, the local tourist industry wind down, the shop owners started crying. Where are the rich communists? We love them, we want them and we welcome them.
For centuries, the Chinese, especially the overseas Chinese, are ashamed to be called Chinese or identify themselves with anything Chinese. Even the Chinese also have very little pride and confidence in themselves. Today, the Chinese in China are very proud of being Chinese. The Chinese in Taiwan, once despised the mainland Chinese and wanted to call themselves Taiwanese, or even Japanese, are starting to think Chinese and feeling more comfortable calling themselves Chinese.
Chinese or being Chinese is no longer a dirty word. Chinese is now about being the richest nation, the most powerful nation in time to come, being rich and technologically superior, as good if not better than the West. The West is afraid. Never have they been challenged by another nation or civilization that can compete with them head to head in science and technology. The Chinese are telling the West your days of glory and supremacy are numbered.
China and the Chinese will upstage the Americans and the West in everything. Made in China 2025 is about China over taking the West not just in being the number one economy or number super power, but in science and technology. The Americans are trying to put a stop to this by starting this trade war, to prevent or slow down China’s rise as the most industrial and scientifically advanced nation on earth.
The wheel of fortune is turning and China is unstoppable. Singapore would be hung high and dry if the Chinese ships refuse to call at Tuas. Tuas would be a ghost harbour, a white elephant. Yes white elephant, if Singapore continues on its careless way to be on the wrong side of the Chinese equation.
Who cares about ‘angmoh cun’ any more? Everyone all over the world is waiting for the rich communists to throw money at them, in Europe and in the Americas as well.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2018 8:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Meng Wanzhou’s arrest – China’s next move
The Americans are imposing a domestic law to arrest citizens of other countries for violating this law. Americans are putting a sanction on trade with Iran. Any country or people trading with Iran face arrest by the Americans in any part of the world. This is as good as an American domestic law becoming an international law and the whole world must abide by it or faces arrest by the American Empire.
China must learn this from the Americans. China must go ahead to enact a law to stop anyone or country selling weapons or goods to Taiwan and deemed as violating China’s national interest. Once this became a law, China can then go around the world to arrest Americans and American companies selling arms or unwanted goods to Taiwan.
China, just do it. Do as the Americans do. You cannot be on the receiving end of bad American politics and bullying. Use your law against the Americans like the Americans are doing to Chinese citizens.
There is no point complaining that the Americans and Canadians are violating international laws when your citizens are being arrested by the Americans or under threats of arrest by them under their laws. Use the same methodology to get even with the rogue regimes in the USA and Canada. Legislate more laws against American interference in China’s domestic affairs under the excuse of violating China’s interests and sovereignty, territorial rights and go ahead to arrest any Americans violating these laws in HongKong, Taiwan and China friendly countries.
To make things more antagonistic, act like the Americans, no need to prove a case, just allegations would be enough to arrest someone for violation. Yes, allegation is good enough. And China can put many Americans, Canadians, Brits, Australians and New Zealanders behind bars too if they dare to sell arms or undesirable goods to Taiwan or sail their warships into the South China Sea.
Important point to note, China cannot be civil when dealing with rogues, gangsters, kidnappers and state sponsored terrorists.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 8:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

5G - The isolation of 5 eye countries
Western media and fake news writers are gloating and churning out daily news of how the 5 eye countries are locking out Huawei from entering their markets. The pseudo white state of Japan also followed suit to cut out Huawei from the Japanese market, but not without consequences. The contracts signed earlier with Huawei came with termination clauses and compensation just like the contracts Chinese developers signed with Malaysia. It is easy to terminate the contract, but please pay compensation.

The issue of this 5G battle is not about money. It is about leading edge technology and a great leap forward into the future. 5G technology is the most advanced AI and communication technology to date and no country wanting to move rapidly into the future, to harness the full power of wireless and ultra high speed communication that are the foundation of more advanced technological processes can do without.

The smart countries that are looking to tap on the power of 5G would not want to miss out on being the first mover in embracing 5G power. India, a hardcore anti China state, knows too well what they would miss or what they would gain to jump on to the 5G high speed train. India is not the only big country that would want to miss this opportunity to jump ahead of the western world. France, Germany and several European states too would not want to miss out and be left behind because the Americans said so. They are also into 5G and accepting Huawei technology. The Americans and the West have no answer to Huawei's 5G prowess for the foreseeable future, 5 years, 10 years, who knows, before they could catch up with Huawei. And in infotech and AI, losing 5 or 10 years is like losing eons and once left behind, there is no way to catch up.

Britain, one of the 5 eye countries, is contemplating and could just break out from the American dictate. Britain in ambitious and would not want to be a laggard, to be left behind by France and Gemany. The consequences of missing out on the 5G bandwagon are disastrous and Britain cannot afford it.

What is happening today is not the 5 eye countries plus Japan shutting out Huawei. It is a self isolation policy that shuts themselves from the rest of the world, from the benefits and advancement that 5G would bring along. These countries' stubborn and stupid refusal to accept Huawei's 5G is like cutting their nose to spite their face. They would become the dodos in the highly competitive and superlative race to the future. They would be left behind while the rest of the world rushes forward in full steam, at the speed of light.

The 5 eye countries would be the failed states of the future, the vagabonds, struggling to hang on to an antiquated 4G technology, the underdeveloped states of tomorrow. They would suffer the same fate of 19th century China that refused to embrace future technology and advancement to benefit their people and become the pariah states in the world. History is repeating itself, this time with karma playing a role to extract vengeance on the evil doers of the past.

Huawei has signed up 25 major contracts to implement 5G technology, working with more than 170 countries and the number is growing. A valued technology would find many takers despite the sour grapes conspiracy to block it.When the rest of the world embraces 5G, how would the 5 eye plus one states look like, cavemen in the Stone Age?
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Chang’e 4 and its implications
The landing of Chang’e 4 on the far side of the moon is not just a historic moment for mankind but a game changer. Many things are changing, mindsets are changing, and many people are upset as well. No one has ever landed on the far side of the moon, not that they never thought of doing so, but were unable to do so due to limitations in technology. It is no small feat or else the Americans would have done so long ago.
This brings up a very interesting question? Why the Americans could not go there? And a more provocative question, did the Americans really been to the moon and landed on the moon? Practically every human beans believed the Americans were the first to land on the moon and did it several times. Now many Americans are questioning if this was the hoax of the century and providing a lot of convincing evidence to state their claims.
The last moon landing was in 1972. After that no more moon landing, almost 50 years have lapsed since. The reasons given by the Americans, they saw aliens on the moon and were warned to get off the moon by the aliens. And the Americans were so frightened of the aliens that they abandoned all missions to the moon henceforth. There is no more good reason to be on the moon and it is as good as mission accomplished. So they said and we thought.
And there were talks that the Americans have lost all their technology to go to the moon. They lost everything, believe it?
The Chang’e landing has startled the Americans and revived interest among the Americans to want to go to the moon again. What, they want to go to the moon again, for what?
The Chinese are going to mine for Helium 3, the mineral that could feed their nuclear reactors without the risk of radiation. And the moon has plenty of this mineral. Did the Americans know about this before they wrapped up the Apollo missions for good? Of course they know, they were the ones that discovered Helium 3 on the moon. Why then did they give up going to the moon completely until now? Afraid of aliens or no technology to go there? Didn’t they want the Helium 3? Are they not afraid of aliens anymore, or have they rediscovered their lost technology or want to hitch a ride on Chinese rockets like they did on Russian rockets to the International Space Station?
There are calls now to cooperate with China to bring man to the moon! Holy cow, what are they thinking? Cooperation with China on space mission and mission to the moon? Did not they have done it? Why the need to cooperate with China when they have superior technology, or they have none?
For several decades, they have blocked China from space technology, banned China from participating in the International Space Station built by the Russians. They did not want to cooperate with China and did not want to share any knowledge on space technology with China. China was completely locked out by the Americans from space exploration.
Now, when they have lost their ability to go to the moon, not sure if they really have that technology in the first place, now they want to cooperate with China, using Chinese technology, to go to the moon again? Huh, they not afraid China would steal their technology or they want to steal Chinese technology? They really think the Chinese are stupid, being boycotted, banned, isolated, and forbidden to join the space race, now would be happily offering their superior technology with the liars that had kept them out for so long? What do they take the Chinese for, suckers?
China would cooperate with all the countries in the world, except with the Americans. China may even cooperate with the Japanese and European countries, allow them to visit China Space Station, but NOT the Americans. In fact Chang’e 4’s recent mission has some parts in cooperation with the Germans to experiment on creating life on the moon.
No apologies to the devious Americans. They can go to hell. China would not cooperate with the Americans or share their knowledge of the moon, the far side of the moon that the Americans had been lying to the world that the aliens were residing there with alien cities and spacecraft.
American scientists would be salivating for the photos and information obtained by Chang’e 4 but China would not give them any. Fat hope.
Good riddance, Americans. This is the day of reckoning for your scheming and undoings against China.
PS. What if the 1969 moon landing and subsequent moon landings were hoax? All the ‘moon rocks’ they presented to kings, head of states, presidents, PMs are actually rubbish found on earth, worthless stones hyped as exotic rocks from the moon and shown in their museums under special security?
Still blaring about China stealing American technology? Still want to pretend they have superior technology and China dying to steal from them?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Trump declares end of policeman role for the US
"It's not fair when the burden is all on us," he said. "We don't want to be taken advantage of any more by countries that use us and use our incredible military to protect them. They don't pay for it and they're going to have to."
"We are spread out all over the world. We are in countries most people haven't even heard about. Frankly, it's ridiculous," he added.

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/trump-declares-end-to-us-policeman-role-in-surprise-iraq-visit-11065108

The above comment is even more ridiculous, disinformation and misinformation. The American troops are all over the world because the Americans demanded and dictated to those countries for their troops to be there, to protect the American Empire, not to protect those countries. American troops in those countries made those countries top targets for a military strike in the event of war with the USA.
Now Trump is still pretending that the troops were there at the request of the respective countries and so they must pay. The people that need to pay for the privilege of stationing soldiers and military weapons in other people’s countries are the Americans. If the Americans cannot afford to pay, then they must give up the right to station in those countries.
Countries offering their land to foreign soldiers are compromising on their own safety and security and dignity as independent countries. Some are in cahoot with the Americans to serve the American interests in containing American enemies like China, Russia, Iran and North Korea. The South Koreans and Japanese would not want the American bases in their countries and with the Americans commanding their national armed forces. Japan does not need American protection. They were the conquerors of Asia in WW2 and even attempted to conquer the USA.
Did Trump really believe in this white lie, that the countries wanted American bases and American soldiers in their soil? The only country that needs American soldiers and bases is Israel. Without the American bases and soldiers, Israel does not stand a chance against the Arab neighbours. They would be burnt to the ground.
Trump can prove this point simply by demanding payment for American bases and soldiers and see if there are any takers? The South Koreans already refused to pay. Would the Diego Garcians and islanders want to pay for the American base in their islands, in Guam? Would any proud Asean country want to have American bases in their soil? The Pinoys chased out the Americans, Vietnam chased out the Americans. Would Malaysia and Indonesia ask the Americans to base in their countries against their national pride?
What policeman of the world? It is policing and controlling the world for the American Empire.
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

5G – The Hua Way or the American Way
The battle for supremacy in 5G technology is the hottest topic today with the American camp losing out by a mile and resorting to underhand tactics to cripple and ban Huawei from their markets. The 5 eye countries, ie US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand are in cahoot in this unfair war with Huawei, China. Can you believe it, 5 big countries, one big country and 4 crony countries ganging up against a corporation and pressurizing other countries to do so? This is how serious this battle is for the control and dominance of 5G technology and infrastructure ruling the technology world. This has scared the shit out of the Americans and the 5 eye countries.
The thing is that Huawei’s 5G technology is real and many times superior to what the Americans, Nokia and Ericsson could offer. No tech company has yet to come near to Huawei’s 5G and they are hoping to catch up in a year or 2, or could be longer. And Huawei’s 5G is the lynch pin to many futuristic technologies that are being developed. Without Huawei’s 5G it is no go.
And 1 or 2 years is a very long time in this field of technology. It could mean make or break, it could mean being lagged behind and left behind in the Stone Age. No progressive country is going to miss a single day to jump into the 5G bandwagon and to shoot to outer space. Yes, every country that wants to run away and be ahead of others would seize on this golden opportunity and leave the 5 eye countries behind suffering under their own misguided and politically motivated lies. It is the kiasu syndrome in action in this chase to be ahead and more advanced than others. Think of driverless cars, smart cities, space communication, super fast global communication networks etc etc and all the new technologies that are in development….
So far only a handful of hardcore die hard countries are willing to miss the Hua Way and sticking to the American Way, to live under the American lie and to live in limbo in an obsolete technology, the 4G, and waiting for a miracle to happen. If the miracle does not come fast, they would be history. The rest of the world that is embracing the Hua Way will race ahead and leapfrog to the next level of technological development and move on.
Time waits for no man. Countries are choosing between the Hua Way of the future and the American Way of the past. Make your choice. There will be two worlds far apart as long as there are substantial number of countries adopting the Hua Way. At the moment this has outnumbered the handful of losers believing in the American Way of obsolescence.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 29, 2019 8:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The modus operandi of white lies




TEL AVIV: United States National Security Advisor John Bolton has warned the Syrian government it should not see the impending US military withdrawal from the country as an invitation to use chemical weapons.
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The above statement is obviously a white lie. They Syrians did not use chemical weapons and would not use them when the Americans are staring at them using a microscope. Any wrong move would give the Americans a reason to come smashing with all their military might. All the chemical weapons used in the Syrian war started by the Americans were done by the Americans and their mercenaries and terrorist squads and blaming the Syrians for it. Period.




And this statement is not so simple as a mere threat. It is a sign that the Americans are going to use chemical weapons again and blame it on the Syrians. This is the modus operandi of the Americans, create a false flag incident and blame it on their enemies.




And this is no different from the allegations that China is stealing American technology. They keep harping and harping that China is stealing from them when there is nothing to steal. Chinese technologies in many fields have surpassed the Americans and the West. There is nothing to steal from them but the reverse. The Americans and the West are stealing the Chinese technology everyday.




In space technology, GPS, in 5G, in weaponry, in high speed train, infrastructure development, in quantum physics, drone technology, in supply chain, online marketing, cashless transaction, electric cars, driverless cars, you name it, the Americans and the West are falling behind. The daily screaming of China stealing their technology is like accusing the Syrians of using chemical weapons when they are the real culprits using chemical weapons against the Syrians. They want the world to believe that their technology is superior and China needs their technology, which is a white lie, a white myth.




The landing of Chang-e 4 on the far side of the moon is the latest case to prove that China is ahead of the Americans. And Moon Rabbit 2 is roaming the other side of the moon to expose all the myth and lies of the American landing on the moon. It is going to take new photos of all the fake news generated by the Americans about the moon, about aliens living on the moon and alien space ships, about antiquated, deserted and abandoned cities and crashed flying saucers and museum pieces like American WW2 aircraft on the moon surface. If the aliens are so superior, why would all images of aliens and their technology all about dusty unused or junk equipment? And the images of aliens, supposedly more developed and superior, looked so hideous and primitive, like animals, ETs, instead of advanced and better looking beans, bland and carbon copies of faceless things? Does this sound a bell?




The white lies are being perpetuated in the western media and spoken by white liars daily to deceive the world of their superiority and righteousness, of defending human rights and saving the world. They are now interfering in Venezuela's internal affair and conducting a regime change by staging a coup against an elected president. The world needs to be saved from the destructive and warlike nature of the white men and their white lies.

PS. Seriously, what is there to steal from the Americans? What have the Chinese stolen? Have the Americans shown anything worthy of being stolen? Come on Americans, you have nothing worthy to be stolen. You are the past, history. Stop the lie that China is their stealing your technology!
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

US China rivalry

SYDNEY: We are not entering a new Cold War,despite both Chinese President Xi and US Vice-President Mike Pence finding the term a useful rhetorical tool.

The Americans have decided to compete against China because they think the last two decadesof cooperation has failed. The Trump Administration, though, is carefulto say that competition does not mean conflict.

Cooperationis where two states work together for the common good. Conflict involves a clash between hostile entities. But competition is not a state between these two alone but instead a contest between two states over a third party or object....

The prize America and China both seek is clear: Global leadership. They don’t wantto fight each other. Instead they are quarrelling over who leads the international system. Leadership, however, is something others grant; itcannot be achieved by edict or force....

Th above quote is from an article by Peter Layton titled, 'US China rivalry is about us'.

Peter Layton is a Visiting Fellow at the Griffith Asia Institute, Griffith University. This commentary first appeared on Lowy Institute's blog The Interpreter

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/commentary/united-states-china-trade-war-rivalry-is-all-about-us-11016724

China and the US are both in pursuit of global leadership. At the start of this game, in 1972, the Americans needed China to fight the Soviet Union. In 1979, the Americans could not see any challenge from poor and technologically backward China. They opened up their tertiary institutions and economy to China in an agreement for free exchange of students and transfer of knowledge and technology. They did not know that the people they thought could only be good enough to be cooks and laundrymen could learn so fast to challenge their dominance in science and technology and now seriously challenging their position as world leader.

Secondly, China's quest for world leadership is totally different from the Americans. China wants to lead the world through infrastructure development, trade and economic development. The American model is through war and instability, through regime change and military intervention and invasion. These two formula are fatally incompatible. Yes the cooperation has failed as China refused to play the American game of war and destruction to dominate and control the world in the G2 formula. China chose the path of peaceful development, peace and stability.

So today we are seeing the Americans getting more aggressive and initiating all kinds of war like behaviour against China and the rest of the world, even to the extend of isolation and America First. The stark fundamental difference in a policy of peaceful development over interference of internal affairs of foreign states and regime change cannot be reconciled and cannot be same bedfellows. War and peace are incompatible. The Americans chose war in all forms, including trade war, as their way to conduct international relations of dominance and global leadership.

But they are lying to the world that they are for peace, peace loving but very nice rogues and warmongers.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 08, 2019 8:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

China ‘theft of jobs and wealth’?
This is what Trump and his war hawks have been harping everyday and the western media would print them in glee. China is the demon, stealing jobs and wealth from the Americans, including stealing their technology. As they said, if you keep repeating a lie over and over again, many innocent and unthinking readers would believe in the lie. The bigger the lie, like the moon landing, the easier it is to believe.
Who is or are the biggest thieves in the world? Heard of colonization? Heard of war of conquest? The native Americans lost their continent to the Europeans, now calling themselves Americans and ruling the continent of North America. The native Americans not only lost their country but also their lives, with only a handful surviving today after tens of millions were slaughtered by the invading white Europeans.
The Europeans robbed the whole world of their wealth when they invaded them and colonized them. They claimed to own every country in every continent. Not robbers?
They invaded China and ransacked the palace, robbed China of all the wealth and treasures they could and bankrupted China for nearly two centuries. All the wealth in Europe was loot stolen from the colonies, with bloodshed.
Today Trump and his murderers in Washington got the cheek to shout robbers and thieves? Look at the mirror. Trump’s ancestry and many in the Washington were descendants of white supremacists, killing the niggers, lynching them on the trees, chained them for life, using them as free labour in the land where everything is ‘free’, stolen or robbed from the native Americans.
How many of you would want to believe that China is stealing from the Americans, especially jobs, wealth and technology? Did the Americans forget the agreements for exchange of students and technology signed by Carter and China? This is quoted from Wikipedia, ‘Vice Premier Deng Xiaoping's January 1979 visit to Washington initiated a series of important, high-level exchanges which continued until the spring of 1989. This resulted in many bilateral agreements, especially in the fields of scientific, technological, and cultural interchange, as well as trade relations. Since early 1979, the United States and the PRC have initiated hundreds of joint research projects and cooperative programs under the Agreement on Cooperation in Science and Technology, the largest bilateral program.’ Theft?
Did the Americans forget that they moved their dirty factories to exploit on China’s cheap labour? Even Apple is setting up factories in China to sell iphones to the Americans and the Chinese earn their keeps working for Apple with very low pay. The jobs lost were willingly given to China. The technologies were exchanged for the right to manufacture and sell in China, fair deal.
The money earned by China was not robbed from the Americans like they robbed the native Americans, the Red Indians, and the way they robbed China of its nation’s wealth. The Chinese earned them by sweat and tear. The technology transfer was agreed upon by both countries/companies operating in China, without a gun pointing at their heads.
Today, when many Chinese technologies are leading edge and the Americans could not even catch up but dare to accuse China of stealing from their backward and outdated technology! Huawei stealing American technology when Huawei is the number One technology company in the world in 5G? How could a world leading company be stealing from backward companies that don’t have the technology? China is far more advanced than the Americans in many fields of science and technology today.
By shouting theft does not make one superior in technology. When you are behind, you are behind, no amount of pretense and allegations could change the truth. Try to catch up with China, if unable, create more hoaxes like landing on the moon and keep spreading the myth and lie that China is stealing American technology.
We will try to believe you, after some heavy drinking or under the influence of drugs. A thief is always a thief. Look into the mirror!
The Americans have also been shouting about democracy, human rights, right for nation to live their own lives, peace, but they have been the worst violators of every one of these claims. Conduct regime change, wars, support dictators, wanton killings of the innocent Arabs and Muslims, Guantanamo, Al Ghraib etc etc.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HCwEfBMiXJY

Watch this video of the first interview of the 3 astronauts that supposedly landed on the moon in June 1969. The commentary then was that they saw something strange on the moon, speculated that they saw aliens. Thus they were still in a state of shock, and did not know what to say and were not

in a state of excitement or jubilation that they had done something so great and important in their lives and for mankind. During the interview they looked so lost, uncertain, afraid of saying the wrong things, afraid of telling lies. Their facial expressions were that of 3 grown men made to tell lies in front of the camera and they were obviously very uncomfortable. According to the commentator, they were solemn, depressed and disturbed. Why?




This was what Aldrin said. 'what this country set out to do was something going to be done sooner or later...' What did he meant by going to be done sooner or later? He was vague and trying not to be specific.




Collins said this was the first time that man had the option of walking on this planet or other planet. Another diversionary statement from landing on the moon.




And Armstrong, he was not sure what to say and hesitantly said, 'It was...the beginning of... a new age...' Just look at his expression and the expression of all 3 astronauts and put them into context, that they did not go to the moon and was put in front of the camera to tell the nation and the world that they were really on the moon. That was more likely the truth than seeing aliens and that they were so disturbed and no longer felt that they had achieved a great feat for mankind. They did not look so like men who had achieved something great. The 'truth' or lie was all over their faces. They were ashamed of themselves having to tell lies in front of the camera.




Compare to the expression of someone who won an Oscar, or won the American Got Talent or a big race, these were faces of losers, of men made to tell lies. Their conscience were written all over their faces. They looked so sad and unhappy with what was going on. Anyone who did something wonderful, won a race etc etc would be full of joy, pride and jubilation written all over their faces. Not these 3 men 'that just returned from the moon'. There was no pride in them.




Go look carefully at the 3 minute video clip again and ask yourself what were written on their faces, what were in their minds? Why were they looking so sheepish and awkward?




And after the Americans claimed to be on the moon 7 or 8 times, there was no announcement of the Russians going to the moon successfully. But the Americans created another hoax, that they found a Russian moon capsule on the moon and a cosmonauts was found dead outside the capsule in a crater. And for some reason, the cosmonaut had removed his protective headgear that was found a distance away from his dead body. Why would the cosmonaut removed his headgear that would kill him instantly. And the best part, the Russians did not know or reported of this space landing.




The best the Russians did was a space walk and setting up the International Space Station. The Russians were ahead of the Americans in everything about space exploration, but lost out because they never landed on the moon. They even built space station and helped the Americans who claimed to have landed on the moon many times but have no functional and safe rockets to take Americans to the International Space Station. Nothing odd about this?




How many of you still believe in the American moon landing? Last year the Russians were trying to send a probe to the moon to verify if the Americans were really there. But this experiment has yet to be conducted.




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In a 2015 article published in the Russian newspaper Izvestia,a spokesperson for the Russian Investigative Committee, Vladimir Markin, called for an international probe into the disappearance of filmfootage from the famous 1969 event, while querying the whereabouts of lunar rock samples collected by NASA up until 1972.

"We are not contending that they did not fly [to the Moon], and simply made a film about it," Markin wrote.

"Butall of these scientific – or perhaps cultural – artefacts are part of the legacy of humanity, and their disappearance without a trace is our common loss. An investigation will reveal what happened."

Quote from Science Alert.
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Boeing 737 Max 8 crashes
More and more companies flying the deadly Boeing 737 Max 8 planes are starting to suspend flights using these planes. The Americans would not want to be seen to do it for their own selfish reasons as the reputation of Boeing would be at stake. The big question is whether there is a very serious and dangerous flaw in the software or hardware of the Boeing 737 Max 8 that warrants an immediate stoppage of these planes. The two crashes came within months of each other and happened to almost new planes must have sent a red warning to all its operators. Would this be a case for playing safe and ground all these planes pending further investigations or to continue flying and believing that all is well until another crash?

There have been many speculations as to the possible causes of the crashes. One went as far as saying that they are testing if they have full control of the planes and can crash them as and when they wanted. And the two crashes were just part of their testing plans involving third world countries like Indonesia and Ethiopia and any death or loss of properties would be just collateral damages. This allegation is serious but not a total impossibility knowing how cruel and devious the Americans are.

Since the disappearance of MH 370, there have been talks of it being hijacked by someone or some country that were able to take over control of the plane. The need to control planes from the ground took on extra urgency after the 911 incident in New York. Hijackers must not be allowed to take control of planes in mid air and ground controllers cannot do anything about it. Ground controllers must be able to override the pilot in the cockpit and take over control of aircraft. Is this the new normal built into Boeing and American manufactured aircraft?

It is unimaginable that someone would willfully crash the two Boeing 737 Max 8s just to confirm that they have full control of the planes from the ground and could bring the plane down at will. Is this the reason why the Americans have no reason to fear about the Boeing planes crashing but for those operators that were inconsequential to the Americans to be unduly worried that the next crash test would be held at their expense?

From some videos being circulated in the internet, the vertical nose dive of the plane was not normal. It showed that the plane was diving straight into the ground as if controlled and the pilot could not do anything to recover from the steep dive. Not sure if these videos are fakes. If they are genuine, the story behind the crashes is very intimidating, scary and criminal.

Is this fiction or real?

CAAS has taken the initiative to ban all Boeing 737 Max 8 into and out of Changi. This is a prudent decision as Singapore cannot afford a B737 falling out of the sky and into a densely populated area. And what did the American FAA said, as expected, Boeing 737 Max 8 is airworthy. Really?
What would it said and do if the crashes were Russian or Chinese planes? Would they order the ICAO to ban all these planes from all the airports in the whole world? Would the narratives in the western media be so mild or with wild allegations and instilling more fear and making more demands on checks and inspections on the makers of the planes? Two similar accidents killing all the passengers not good enough?
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

High time to raise interest rate

Speaking in the run up to the gathering of thegreat and good of policy making and finance, IMF chief Christine Lagarde has called the outlook for growth "precarious" and warned that years of high public debt and low interest rates over the past decade have left many countries with limited room to act when the next downturnarrives.

Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/business/take-five--panic-over--world-markets-themes-for-the-week-ahead-11418498

Debt, living on debt, is the opiate of the new western economy. All their economic and monetary policies are debt based, printing money to buy debt after debt, and kicking the can further down the road. How long can this last, how much more money to print before everything collapses under the weight of debt?

Below is a summary of American debt compiled by a Kimberly Amadeo.

'The U.S. debt was $22 trillion as of February 11, 2019. Most headlines focus on how much the United States owes China, one of the largest foreign owners.... In January 2019, China owned $1.126 trillion of U.S. debt. It's the largest foreign holder of U.S. Treasury securities. The second largest holder is Japan at $1.07 trillion....That's when it increased its holdings to $699 billion, outpacing the United Kingdom's $640 billion.




Brazilis the third largest holder, with $305 billion in Treasurys. Ireland owns $270 billion, while the United Kingdom owns $272 billion.




Luxembourg is sixth at $218 billion. The Bureau of International Settlements believes it is a front for sovereign wealth funds and hedge funds whoseowners don't want to reveal their positions. So are the Cayman Islands,holding $208 billion, and Belgium at $192 billion.




After Luxembourg, the next largest holders are Switzerland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia, and India. They each hold between $145 billion and $228 billion.'

The American debt has reached such enormous proportion that everything the Americans are doing is revolving around servicing this mountain of debt. One key point to note is that US Treasury cannot afford to raise interest rate as every 1% increase in interest rate would mean another US$220 billion of interest to pay. This sum is equivalent to the GDP of many countries around the world, including that of Singapore. The Americans cannot afford to continue to service their debt, which at an average of 2% of T bills will amount to US$440 b! A 1% increase in interest rate will balloon the interest to be paid to US$660 b! This is just to service the interest alone, not repaying the principle owed, an amount equal to the American defence budget.

While the rest of the world is held ransom by the Americans to live with low interest rate, there would be a time when the rest of the world, eg EU, China may decide to take the initiative to raise interest rate and sink the American economy into the abyss with their debt mountain. Living on low interest rate to drive the economy may no longer be an option as Lagarde has said above. The Americans would not and could not raise interest rate for their own good. The others can, just like FAA would not call out Boeing 737 Max, China's CAA could. China or EU just do it, make the first move to raise interest rates.

When would the next economic downturn come and bring down the world economy with it?
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