Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the opening ceremony for the second Belt and Road Forum in Beijing


Mounting BRI debt could trip PRC in currency war with U.S.

Those prophesying imminent doom for the PRC base much of this forecast on an expected meltdown of the Chinese financial system. They point to debt exceeding 320% of GDP this year. The reality is that the finances of the PRC remain viable as long as the CCP itself is viable, given that the communist state directly or in effect owns...



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A supporter of  U.S. President Donald Trump holds a sign referencing the QAnon conspiracy theory outside the Trump National Golf Club

Truth Decay can be painful and dangerous; it might even kill

People around the world no longer rely on facts and data as much as they used to. This is a...