If the U.S. made a deal with Maoist China in the 1970s, it can surely cut one with North Korea today.
Seriously, humankind, what are we going to do?
What more needs to be said, by anyone, about potential, world-wide Trump disruption?
If Trump succeeds in ramping up military spending and gutting everything else, we’ll be left with a bunch of nukes and an underfunded state – and no one but China to keep us afloat.
Fake news corporate media uses atrocity propaganda to sell sensational stories, and politicians use faux outrage to bully Myanmar’s leaders.
It remains to be seen whether China and its allies have the diplomatic power to compel the parties, including the United States, to the negotiating table.
Although the monsoon is an annual event, this year’s rains have been considered far worse than usual, and people are blaming climate change for making things much worse.
For the people's sake, let’s hope China is able to meet their 2017 goals, and perhaps inspire other countries to follow suit.
The times they are a-changin’ in North Korea.
The media’s neglect in this area serves the interests of the rich and powerful. It is not responsible reporting.