The Chinese regime grows stronger at U.S. expense and commits atrocities like these.
Foreign policy and human rights issues generally get short shrift in a presidential campaign, unless the domestic security of the United States is potentially under attack. As such the problem of China won’t get a lot of attention. But it deserves to, because how the winner of the 2012 presidential sweepstakes ... More
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Mitt Romney and Rick Perry scrapped just hours before the GOP debate in Orlando tonight on Fox News at 9 pm ET. Picking up on the concern that Perry might have a tough time winning suburban voters, Tim Pawlenty wrote an op-ed for Politico with the not-so-subtle title: “Romney is electable.” http://cvote.... More
My last two articles here at CatholicVote were on Vice President Joe Biden and China’s one-child policy. That’s incredibly ironic. I could never have imagined that my next piece would be forced to cover Biden’s comments in China regarding the one-child policy. And how especially ironic that the first article discussed reports that Biden had referred to Tea Party members as “terrorists.” ... More
The Vice President is on a tour in China. In a speech yesterday at a Chinese university, he said that he “understands” and is not “second-guessing” China’s one-child policy. He spoke in the context of the economic crisis:
What we ended up doing is setting up a system whereby we did cut by $1.2 trillion upfront, the deficit over the next 10 years. And we set up a grou... More