Democracy, as a political instrument or system, is only legitimate when employed for strictly, limited, constitutional functions. Democracy is not a legitimate political instrument where the largest number may vote away the rights of a minority. 1,552 more words
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This is an event NZ politicians presently pandering to the Chicom Generals need to ponder. Maybe even read the book-
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Michael Pillsbury, a Pentagon consultant and author of the recent book 100 Year Marathon, said Chinese military hawks, known as “ying pai,” told him they are ready to provide arms to Hawaiian independence activists in retaliation for U.S.
The Korean War of 1950-53 was one of the defining conflicts of the Cold War era. It represented the first time that the U.N. used its powers to intervene in a conflict and represented the first true hot war of the Cold War. 3,041 more words
The Cultural Revolution and the Great Leap Forward: Reviews of Red Scarf Girl and Mao’s Great Famine
Mao’s Communist experiments, the “Great Leap Forward” (1958-62) and the so-called “Cultural Revolution” (1966-1972) created a disaster of unprecedented proportions in China. 854 more words