The wizards and their policy

by J.R. Nyquist -- The ferocious regime of North Korea is openly preparing for World War III, boasting of the impending incineration of the United States. A North Korean general recently told more…

Boycott China anyway

by J.R. Nyquist -- China's enmity is now apparent to most Americans. Of course, we should not hate the Chinese people. Our displeasure should be focused on China's leaders. Yet people and more…

Quiet diplomacy and testing an opponent

by J.R. Nyquist -- It was announced yesterday that our servicemen, held in China since April 1, are coming home. The instrument of their liberation, it seems, was "quiet diplomacy." We may more…

China and the bean-curd tiger

by J.R. Nyquist -- More powerful than the dilapidated "former" Soviet Union! Able to reach the moon once upon a time! Look, up in the sky! It's a bird, it's a plane! more…

Who wants war in the Middle East?

by J.R. Nyquist -- Last week, at the Arab League summit, we saw the Arabs divided between those who want a regional war in the Middle East and those who want peace. more…

Golden pineapples and edible admirals

by J.R. Nyquist -- In his Tuesday testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Adm. Dennis Blair discounted China's increased defense spending with a repeated reference to "the Chinese officers that I more…

Beware the demagogues

by J.R. Nyquist -- Then none was for a party; Then all were for the state; Then the great man helped the poor; And the poor man loved the great; Then lands more…

The angriest chicken in the universe

by J.R. Nyquist -- Once upon a time there was a chicken farm; and on this farm lived a disgruntled chicken named Drumstick Kate. She was quite upset. "Why should I lay more…

Russia signals its intentions

by J.R. Nyquist -- For many decades the West understood the military threat from Russia, but underestimated the political and economic threat. Today we can see that every dimension of threat is more…