Month: July 2014

Big Trouble in Big China: Far West Terrorism, Trade Problems With Taiwan, and Hong Kong Wants Something Called Democracy

By | The Reed Report

China is having difficulties, west, east and center. The biggest trouble spot is in far northwest Xinjiang, with violent attacks against authorities. China calls the acts terrorism, but because news reporting isn’t allowed, it’s impossible to know whether elements of the local Uighur population are seeking separation from China, protesting against conditions, or are indeed engaged in terrorism.… Read Full Article

Chinese police shoot dead dozens after attack in Xinjiang

Reuters

Paramilitary policemen stand on a truck as they travel past the Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar during an anti-terrorism oath-taking rally in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region May 23, 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer)

Paramilitary policemen stand on a truck as they travel past the Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar during an anti-terrorism oath-taking rally in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region May 23, 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer)

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese police shot dead dozens of knife-wielding attackers on Monday morning after they staged assaults on two towns in the western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday.… Read Full Article

Funny Ethics Videos — Free Ethical Communication Video Clip | DuPont Sustainable Solutions

Our “Wrong Way Right Way: Ethics Cases” video clips help inject refreshing laughter into your ethics training. Each clip shows employees the “wrong way” to handle a common ethics issue. Once the wrong way has been established, the clips then take on a more serious tone to convey important ethical principles and the “right way” to handle the issue.… Read Full Article

Becky is Better [Episode #030]

“Throw a stick, and the servile dog wheezes and pants and stumbles to bring it to you. Do the same before a cat, and he will eye you with coolly polite and somewhat bored amusement. And just as inferior people prefer the inferior animal which scampers excitedly because someone else wants something, so do superior people respect the superior animal which lives its own life and knows that the puerile stick-throwing of alien bipeds are none of its business and beneath its notice.Read Full Article