. . . I asked, "Will China be the hyperpower of the 21st century?", and answered no: It will get old before it's got rich.My only gripe with Mr. Steyn is that he, like many others, use "China" to mean the Commie regime currently controlling the country. He is making a very good point there, I just wish that he does not mixed the ruling Commie regime with "China". The regime can and will collapse any time, sooner or later, just like the old soviet Union. But China will be there forever!
China Steps Back From One-Child Policy
By the way, demographic decline is one more reason why they're never gonna sign on to the ecochondriacs' emissions regime. A cheap labor market with aging and dwindling labor doesn't need any more self-inflicted wounds.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
This interesting tidbit by Mark Steyn of National Review/Corner: