Dear China: We Agree; Let’s “De-Americanize” The United States!

The Telegraph headline blared, “World Should De-Americanise…” The looming prospect of a US default on debt prompted China to call for the world to “de-Americanise”, amid warnings of a new global recession. In China, Xinhua, the official government news agency, said that as American politicians continued to flounder over a deal to break the impasse, “it is perhaps a good time for the befuddled world to start considering building a de-Americanised world”. The jibe came as Christine Read more […]