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Instead of looking like a future president, Newsom comes off as just another small man in a big office.
Panic over China's rapid economic growth has fueled all manner of big-government proposals. They're looking even more foolish now.
The warning signs are flashing "don't be like China."
The long-term economic and social impacts of zero-COVID can't be reversed as easily.
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The U.S. may not realize it, but it has the upper hand. It turns out communism doesn't work.
More than 25 million people remain locked down in Shanghai, with Guangzhou—a city of 18 million—looking primed to follow.
Its rulers tried to cover up an epidemic, then declared war on their people to control it.
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The president takes credit for the fact that Beijing hasn't sent tanks into Hong Kong.
And once again, Trump is distracted from real policy by symbolic brutality.
Predictions of Chinese peak coal consumption appear to have been premature
But remember, the Paris Agreement is NOT a treaty!
We are living in interesting times.*