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The hidden world war

In the immediate aftermath of the Cold War, intellectuals throughout the West began to hope that the longstanding liberal ideal of the “open society” could be applied to the whole world, with nations everywhere embracing free trade, porous borders, and the easy movement of people and capital. Advances in technology — especially improvements in communication…

Brexit trade warning: China to use ‘spies and honey-trap agents’ to trap UK negotiators

South China Sea: Military exercises ‘must continue’ says expert Professor Clive Hamilton of Charles Sturt University told  China would make a “very attractive trade and investment offer” to post-Brexit Britain. The academic warned Beijing would exploit Britain’s vulnerable position as it is likely set for a no-deal Brexit with the EU. In possible negotiations between and…