Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Monday, April 02, 2018
"With uber-hawk John Bolton as incoming U.S. national security adviser, the Japanese fear is that if the Kim-Trump summit fails, the next step will be war. Mr. Bolton has said talks with North Korea are useless, and that protecting the U.S. from North Korean missiles is job one, regardless of collateral consequences for the South, Japan or, for that matter, China and Russia."
Thursday, March 29, 2018
China’s drive to restore its lost greatness
"Most alarming to Ottawa was the news that the Communist Party’s United Front Work Department, responsible for promoting China’s influence around the world, will be restructured and beefed up. Xi characterizes it as the party’s “magic weapon,” and indeed its activity in Western countries has increasingly been seen as a covert, coercive or corrupt tool for China’s foreign interests."
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Friday, March 02, 2018
Monday, February 26, 2018
Burton: Opinion piece in Globe and Mail "A red flag for Canada after the Putinization of Xi’s dictatorship"
Burton TV Interview with Ben Mulroney: China removing presidential term limits to allow President Xi Jinping to serve indefinitely