On Tiananmen – the CCP’s Voldermort

Tiananmen – that which should not be named. A word so frightening and dangerous that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) goes to great lengths to purge from public consciousness. Yet another anniversary is about to pass us by, but this year’s is significant in one respect: it is the first time that Hong Kong hasContinue reading “On Tiananmen – the CCP’s Voldermort”

It’s time for pragmatism

What’s the difference between an idea and an ideology? You have an idea. An ideology has you. With covid19 coming to our shores, we’re seeing first hand where the rubber meets the road. It actively selects against bad ideas at very high stakes. The political ramifications of this public health crisis ignore our arbitrary left/rightContinue reading “It’s time for pragmatism”