2017 may be the year China’s chickens come home to roost

(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) Before China’s paramount leader, Deng Xiaoping (1904-1997), passed away, he left a four-word Chinese idiom: Tao Guang Yang Hui(韬光养晦, which is roughly translated to “be humble with your strength and focus on overcoming

A Jurist For All Seasons

[By Publius, '76 Blog contributor] “We are a nation of laws, not men.” – John Adams, 1770 Antonin Scalia has died, and with him, a major rampart of constitutional jurisprudence has been lost. The longest

Now Is The Time For Choosing

Options are great, until it’s time to choose wisely. [By Publius] "You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We can preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we

Iowa: The Establishment’s Waterloo

For weeks, I’ve been describing Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucus as the republic’s Waterloo. Donald Trump, the rampaging despot-to-be was Napoleon, on a collision course with conquest, seemingly unstoppable. I’ve made the case that if an ethical,