China’s 3rd Plenum and President Xi’s New Powers

China is becoming more intriguing all the time because as it moves towards a stronger capitalistic economy, the government is apparently consolidating power in their President’s position.  This could be seen as a move for more centralized power, or alternatively an attempt at copying the US’s system … [Read more...]

Is this the Golden Opportunity for Obama & Xi in Rancho Mirage?

As I have been yelling for the last 5 years at the top of my lungs, in my book, on my blogs...the US Government needs a lesson in "guanxi" so that they can begin to build the real relations with China on a cultural level of understanding before they talk about human rights, security issues, … [Read more...]