Tag: Trump

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

From his sweeping anti-corruption to doubling down on interests in the South China Sea, Xi Jinping continues to tirelessly pursue his agenda.

Why Your New Mattress Is More Likely to Catch Fire

Why Your New Mattress Is More Likely to Catch Fire

Regulation Removal Stealthier than Seal Team Six.

Can Trump Stand in the Way of the Paris Climate Agreement?

Can Trump Stand in the Way of the Paris Climate Agreement?

The current administration and its immediate predecessor had very different views on climate change. During the Obama era, combatting climate change was regularly on the docket. In a September 2016 memorandum, Obama referred to climate change as a national security threat. He also dedicated immense […]

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

Let’s say you put a tax on carbon emissions to try and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the US and save the planet. But how hurtful would a tax like this be on the U.S. economy?

China Summit: An Avoidable Collision Course with Unavoidable Consequences

China Summit: An Avoidable Collision Course with Unavoidable Consequences

On April 6th, President Xi Jinping will have arrived in Florida for a two-day summit at President Trump’s Mar-a-lago resort —the importance of which cannot be understated. The first summit between a new US President and any world-leader is always important; however, in keeping with […]

Death by Breath (Part 2)

Death by Breath (Part 2)

Following up on last week’s article about air pollution in China, we look at what the Chinese are doing to combat their dire situation.

Death by Breath (Part 1)

Death by Breath (Part 1)

To kick off my series on China, we jump head first into the ever-cheery topic of catastrophic air pollution!

How Green is your “Green” Car?

How Green is your “Green” Car?

In my last article that I touched on that your green car may actually be more harmful than a normal combustion engine car. So how much of an effect are you really making?

A Purge too Far

A Purge too Far

How decades of purging turned a politically diverse, revolutionary movement into North Korea.