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CHINA CYBER ATTACKS INCREASED 100%
US-China Economic and Security Review Commission Report (USCC)


Xi Jinping’s wife wife (Peng Liyuan) is a very popular folk singer in China. His life was not untouched by the Cultural Revolution. His father, Xi Zhongxun, was one of the founders of the Communist guerrilla movement in northern China, but in 1962, he was accused of of disloyalty to Mao Zedong and purged of his position. When he was a teenager, Xi Jingpin was sent to the countryside to be re-educated as a peasant.

Chinese Pentagon: The CMC is housed in the Ministry of National Defense compound


China’s future and growth predictions via The Economist

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Michael J. Sandel argues, “In recent years, seemingly technical economic questions have crowded out questions of justice and the common good. I think there is a growing sense, in many societies, that G.D.P. and market values do not by themselves produce happiness, or a good society. My dream is to create a video-linked global classroom, connecting students across cultures and national boundaries — to think through these hard moral questions together, to see what we can learn from one another.”

Source: NY Times “Justice Goes Global”, By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN

ACCESS AND WATCH THE 12 PART LECTURE SERIES BELOW

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 01
“THE MORAL SIDE OF MURDER”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 02:
“PUTTING A PRICE TAG ON LIFE”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 03:
“FREE TO CHOOSE”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 04:
“THIS LAND IS MY LAND”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 05:
“HIRED GUNS”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 06:
“MIND YOUR MOTIVE”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 07:
“A LESSON IN LYING”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 08:
“WHATS A FAIR START?”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 09:
“ARGUING AFFIRMATIVE ACTION”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 10:
“THE GOOD CITIZEN”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 11:
“THE CLAIMS OF COMMUNITY”

Justice: What’s The Right Thing To Do? Episode 12:
“DEBATING SAME-SEX MARRIAGE”