The Alfred E. Neumann “What, Me Worry?” School of Nuclear Deterrence

“…It is true that China’s increased economic and military clout is seen by conventional thinking largely as a “peaceful rise” — a term taken directly from the Chinese communist party description of its overarching goal of “pursuing a peaceful rise.”

Ahh, a “peaceful rise!” So what’s the worry?”

  • luna

    Death to America really means long live America, NOT!

  • disqusW6sf

    Jeepers. It makes one wonder whose side this Lewis is on.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    Like the Soviet Union, the collectivist leadership of China is walking on economic feet of clay. Therefore, Reagan’s brand of containment should be sufficient deterrence.