Sci-Tech

Senators Calls Out Huawei Threat in Letter to Microsoft

Five U.S. senators wrote to Microsoft on Oct. 7 concerning the “real and urgent” threats posed by Chinese tech giant Huawei. The letter was a response to Microsoft President Brad Smith, also the U.S. software […]

Unoriginal Content

Russia Helping China to Build a Missile Defense System

The Kremlin recently announced that Russia would radically enhance China’s defense capabilities, just days after China showed off its missiles at its Oct. 1 military parade as part of festivities for the 70th anniversary of […]

Asia

Media Pretend China Isn’t Communist

Commentary “The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.” This idea has often been used in a religious or philosophical sense, but it works equally well applied to geopolitics.  […]

Culture

Chinese Character for Fortune, Fate, Luck: Yùn (運)

The Chinese character 運 (yùn) is a pictophonetic character—one formed by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the sound. 運 has multiple meanings. It means to move, transport, or […]

Life

The Virtues of a Contented Inner Work Life

Work is more rewarding when we bring a higher sense of meaning to the day’s labor Your inner work life, or thoughts about work, supply your motivation and the empowering virtues you demonstrate while working. […]

Culture

Chinese Character For Forbearance: Ren (忍)

The Chinese character 忍 (rěn) is a pictophonetic character—one formed by combining a component that indicates the meaning with a component that indicates the sound. 忍 means to forbear, endure, or tolerate. It also contains […]