Pining For The Gringos

Tom Maguire JustOneMinute 5/27/2011

The NY Times tells us China, the new colonialists, and their relationship with Brazil:

China’s Interest in Farmland Makes Brazil Uneasy By ALEXEI BARRIONUEVO

URUAÇU, Brazil — When the Chinese came looking for more soybeans here last year, they inquired about buying land — lots of it.

Officials in this farming […]

Iran’s Nuclear Coup

Ahmadinejad and Lula expose Obama’s hapless diplomacy.

The Wall Street Journal 5/18/2010

What a fiasco. That’s the first word that comes to mind watching Mahmoud Ahmadinejad raise his arms yesterday with the leaders of Turkey and Brazil to celebrate a new atomic pact that instantly made irrelevant 16 months of President Obama’s “diplomacy.” The […]