To track some personally noteworthy events, observations and thoughts, letting them age and savor/regret them again a long time later.
Friday, May 5, 2017
South China Sea: Might over Rights
The Chinese have succeeded at softening ASEAN opposition to their claims in the South China Sea. Might has triumphed over rights. If might cannot be resisted, it will be used to create a new legitimacy through revisionism or outright lies. A new set of rights would replace the old set destroyed by might.
This E-book would not convince the Chinese. The population is moved emotionally and not logically.