◎ The Trump administration should exploit communist China’s greatest vulnerability.
◎ There are things the Czechs themselves still can do to teach China that it doesn’t hold all the cards.
◎ A revived and vigorous Western information campaign would achieve a measure of informational reciprocity, exploit Chinese Communist vulnerability, and avoid a disastrous shooting war.
◎ After the tragic Syria mistake, Washington cannot afford strategic ambiguity on Taiwan or any other place in Asia that is threatened by China or North Korea.
◎ China’s communist leaders know that freedom, democracy and the rule of law are political contagions that could infect the vast Chinese population.
◎ The Hong Kong crisis has expanded into a campaign in the information warfare conducted by China against the West.
◎ President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping both face critical decisions on the looming crisis in Hong Kong.
◎ The most effective and underutilized weapon in the West’s arsenal is the truth.
◎ The people of Hong Kong are leading the way in the first major ideological confrontation of the new cold war that the People’s Republic of China has launched against the West.