• Politics

    Is it me or is China becoming an international bully?

    by It seems like every bit of media coverage I hear or see involving a Chinese official has that official essentially saying that the country they’re dealing with or talking about will do as China says if it knows what’s good for it. The threats are thinly veiled, and the tone is generally on the arrogant side. Whether it’s the Two Michaels (or the 121 other Canadians in Chinese detention, if anyone’s counting), Huawei and 5G, Hong Kong, COVID, trade talks, state-owned business, or just generally giving the PRC the respect that the PRC feels it deserves, I’m not seeing anything where China is taking anything less than a militant…