CHINA’S PRESIDENT XI JINPING

President Xi Jinping

“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.” (Buddha) The life of President Xi Jinping 习近平   It was a pleasant early morning on December 8, 2012 in a verdant park known as Lianhuashan (Lotus Flower Mountain) ...

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Does Paul Ryan Represent the Conservative Republican Majority? 

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else. – Sam Walton If children were brought up to become non-conformists it would only ruin their lives. So parents all over China who ...

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DONALD TRUMP AND THE SNAKE – IMMIGRATION

He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. Confucius “By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” – Confucius ...

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FINANCIAL REPORTING METHODS

  “Obama has demonstrated no desire to make tough choices. Americans demand a more efficient, effective government, but his budget calls for more taxes and more spending. It employs deceptive accounting gimmicks but does nothing to tackle long-term entitlement problems, nothing to save Medicare or fix Social Security.” – Reince ...

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Governmental Lawmakers’ Dilemma

“Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country.” –  Franklin D. Roosevelt “Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the ...

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NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES STEAL FROM YOU

  Joseph P. Hawranek, Ph.D.   Investment banking has, in recent years, resembled a casino, and the massive scale of gambling losses has dragged down traditional business and retail-lending activities as banks try to rebuild their balance sheets. This was one aspect of modern financial liberalization that had dire consequences. ...

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Transcript of Governor Zhou Xiaochuan’s Press Conference

Transcript of Governor Zhou Xiaochuan’s Press Conference http://www.pbc.gov.cn/english/130721/3029330/index.html Victor H. Fischer, PhD March 11, 2016   YI Gang: Ladies and gentlemen, friends from the press, good morning! Welcome to today’s [February 26, 2016] press conference. With the progress made in China’s reform and opening-up and the growing size of the ...

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Fourth Session of the 12th National People’s Congress

  Victor H. Fischer, PhD March 5, 2016 Chinese President Xi Jinping emphasized that China should adhere to its basic economic system with public ownership playing a dominant role , while on the other hand diverse forms of ownership Xi made the remarks while joining the panel discussion of political ...

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China’s Voice Should Be Heard

China’s Voice Should Be Heard Victor H. Fischer, PhD March 4, 2016 Who’s worried about China now? – CNN Money International-March 1, 2016 China’s Coming Ideological Wars – Foreign Policy Magazine-March 1, 2016 What China Has Been Building in the South China Sea – NY Times-February 29, 2016 China Credit ...

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Is Marco Rubio a Good Presidential Candidate?

Is Marco Rubio a Good Presidential Candidate? Joseph P. Hawranek, Ph.D. Because power corrupts, society’s demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases. – John Adams  Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government ...

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