Avoiding the Thucydides Trap
“It was the rise of
Athens and the fear that this
instilled in Sparta
that made war
History of the
Challenges to a World Hegemony Over
Years-16 Challenges-12 Major Wars
Destined for War: Can America and China Escape
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Rivalry With China Just Got Serious
Thucydides Trap already sprung?
is a newly formed
Committee on the Present Danger: China
U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich has advocated
House Un-American Activities Committee, originally set up to fight the
U.S. and China must agree to keep open two-way
flows of scholars.
2. Harvard's Thucydides 16 Case Files
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Is war between China and the US inevitable? | Graham Allison
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1960 Economic and
This analysis was in many
economic textbooks and the CIA, President
Ike and candidates RN and JK kept it from Americans.
"Russiagate is this generation's WMD"
Matt Taibbi posts an
3. You Should Know
of "Hate Inc.: How, And Why, The Press Makes Us Hate One Another,"
which he calls a "serial book, delivered by email
A “Cyber-attack” on China
Despite encouraging signs in the US-China trade war,
we’re watching for a possible US escalation against suspected Chinese
revelations of a massive Beijing-sponsored infiltration of the US hotel chain Marriott.
In coming days, the US may claim
China has violated the cyber-espionage agreement
Chinese President Xi
Jinping made with ... Obama.
An indictment of Chinese security service workers as the hackers would be
a significant escalation in the broader US-China standoff over
Over the past yew
ears under Presidents Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin,
have drawn closer and closer.
Forming a unified block that dominates Eurasian
could be the most important geopolitical trend early in the 21st century.
Disunity resulting from Brexit,
increasing authoritarianism in Poland and Hungary
makes a cohesive US partnership more difficult. thoughts
from Bloomberg's J. Stavridis
A Possible Bigger Problem
Loss of Exorbitant Dollar Privilege
U.S. Russia, China,
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China Today and Tomorrow
Worldwide Threat Assessment