Why is China acting now? Why not just leave it alone? After all, the current system of government has clearly been a success. There are two explanations…
Vaccines are all the rage right now. You might remember a few weeks ago, the Dow Jones Index soared 900 points on news that US company Moderna had good results from phase one trials.
The Five Eyes refers to the strategic alliance between the US, the UK, Australia, Canada and NZ. Worryingly, the report identified Australia as being the most dependent on China out of the five countries.
‘Australia has arrived at its moment of truth. It is now presented with the explicit choice between sovereignty and money.’
Freedom doesn’t come cheaply, my friends. If you want the government to look after you, you also want the government to take away many of your rights.
Scott Morrison is calling for an investigation into the origins of the pandemic, and China aren’t happy. Now, they are retaliating.
If you give up your rights, you don’t get them back. But in the US, even if you don’t knowingly or willingly give up your rights, the government is ready to take them away.
Australians, sadly, are far quicker to give up their rights for the ‘greater good’ than our US cousins. This sounds admirable. But once you give them up, you also give closet tyrants a taste of…
The bond market still attracts safe haven flows. But it’s no longer the only game in town. Capital is now seeking out a new form of a ‘risk-free’ asset. It’s called ‘tech’.