Month: July 2012

Chinese Colonialism?

Personally, I prefer the term “Experialism” http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2012/07/24/a-new-form-of-colonialism It is news to none that China is expanding its resource-acquisition activities across the world. And in its search for mining and drilling rights, China seems more than willing to work with any…

Pinnacle Islands Games!

“Pinnacle Islands” Yeah, also known as the hotly-contested “Diaoyu” Islands to the Chinese, and “Senkaku” to the Japanese. Yep, there’s a game out there now! http://www.chinadebate.com/2012/07/gut-the-japanese-devils-and-defend-daioyu-islands-new-video-game-for-those-who-know-how-to-hold-a-grudge The game is called “Glorious Mission”, and the Chinese PLA are actually fighting the…

Great Firewall? No Match For Firewall of Women!

http://www.chinadebate.com/2012/06/china-blocks-bloomberg-after-report-on-xi-jinpings-relatives-wealth …I posted yesterday about Bloomberg’s long investigative piece about the wealth of Xi Jinping’s relatives, ‘Xi Jinping Millionaire Relations Reveal Fortunes of Elite’: Bloomberg. *習近平(Xi, JinPing), is the guy slated to be China’s next President, once the current President,…

Black Prisoner Beat. Riot Ensues.

My bad. I should have blogged about this sooner, but I got sidetracked. Sorry! Holy shit! http://www.chinasmack.com/2012/stories/protest-following-foreigners-sudden-death-in-police-custody.html Guangzhou Yuexiu district police today (June 19th) announced to the media: On the afternoon of the 19th, some foreign nationals gathered on Guangyuan…