The first question was the obvious one. Why are you known as Mullah Tractor? "I read one or two Islamic books, so people call me Mullah. And then I bought a tractor. So I am Mullah Tractor."
It has been clear for years that the Bush administration's decision to torture captured al-Qaida terrorists leaves the United States in a wretched position when it comes to determining the prisoners' ultimate fate.
Can anyone talk to China anymore? It's an increasingly important question for the United States and the rest of the world to ponder as the emerging giant asserts itself globally.
Confucius, the venerable sage who lived in the 6th century B.C., is enjoying a 21st-century revival. His rehabilitators? The Chinese Communist Party.
There is no honor among thieves, and no patriotism among American corporate executives doing business with China.
2010/9/28, 2 Comments