The Sixty-Seven Percent Solution

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“Nearly two-thirds of Americans believe the federal government should act more aggressively to combat climate change, and almost as many say the problem is already affecting their community in some way” according to a Pew Research Center survey released on June 23rd this year. While Democrats and…

One Year Later … Looking Back at the 2019 Hong Kong Extradition Law Protests

On January 29, the Hong Kong governent announced potential amendments to its extradition laws that would allow suspects to be extradited to countries with which the city has no formal extradition agreements. According to Chief Executive Carrie Lam, the bill was a response to a murder case in Taiwan, where the suspect had fled back to Hong KongContinue reading “One Year Later … Looking Back at the 2019 Hong Kong Extradition Law Protests”

TECHtonic Shifts

TECHtonic shifts between the U.S. and China are shaking up geopolitical relations and global supply chains. Media analysis, and even more thoughtful think tank analysis, tends to interpret what’s happening as either temporary instability attributable to the national leadership currently in place (pick your favorite flavor — tart Trump or lingering after-taste Xi) — orContinue reading “TECHtonic Shifts”