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Beating the woke

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Six months ago, I was targeted by an online stalker who pretended to be a lesbian/trans person. This individual led an online campaign against me and convinced my publisher of over three decades, to cancel their contracts with me and to no longer publish…

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China: House Divided

There have been claims that China’s enormous economic growth and widely shared prosperity are the result of turning to capitalism. I think this is not true; China is not capitalist. Of course, that depends on having a definition of capitalism that is clear, and that does not simply apply to all nations. It also requires…

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Markets Aid Rhino Survival

Herd sizes continue to dwindle as poachers relentlessly harvest rhinoceros horns to satisfy an insatiable demand for everything from knife handles to alleged health remedies of all kinds. Rhino horns sell for more than their equivalent weights of gold, diamonds, or cocaine. Rhinos also bring millions of dollars in annual tourism revenue into developing countries…

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Japan Intercepts Armed Chinese Flotilla Near Disputed Islands

Japan Intercepts Armed Chinese Flotilla Near Disputed Islands The Japanese government has lashed out at Beijing, condemning an incident wherein a flotilla of Chinese government vessels breached Japan-claimed waters around the around the disputed Senkaku islands in the East China Sea. Tokyo has lodged a formal diplomatic complaint after a Japanese-registered private vessel operating within Japanese-controlled waters…