…and you listen. maha writes why the U.S. won’t do anything to aid the saffron revolution in Burma (italics mine):
…the West flaps about, issuing statements and maybe sending an envoy or two. Please note I don’t believe an armed invasion is the only option or even the most desirable option. But I believe the West is too compromised to exercise any option.
One of those compromises: the $420 billion of U.S. debt held by China. Don’t the Chinese know that Republican Vice President Dick Cheney declared “Reagan proved deficits don’t matter”? Maybe decifits do matter after all….
(and, boy, wouldn’t it be nice to have increased access to all of that natural gas too?)