Naturally, the Chinese will win this war, but the status of Hong Kong as an outpost of the West and a centre for secure International Banking and Trade will be quite destroyed, at least for some time, much to the satisfaction of certain circles in the US.
The so-called Semmelweis reflex is a metaphor for a certain type of human behavior characterized by reflex-like rejection of new knowledge because it contradicts entrenched norms, beliefs, or paradigms.
The monetization of the "Liberty" silver ounce - the realization of the magnificent, humanistic measure which was proposed by none other than the President of Mexico, Jose Lopez Portillo in 1981 - would bring with it numberless social benefits and historic consequences for Mexico, which we have mentioned in other places. However, there would be one consequence of exceptional importance: millions of Mexicans would be deeply grateful to the Mexican Congress
If Donald J. Trump were a wise man, and not an ignoramus, he would know that the only path to a harmonious world, where all Trade is Balanced and there are no Trade Deficits possible, is a world working with gold as money