What's more, it seems that the policymakers in these countries are pandering to these sentiments, either because they too believe in the arguments or because they want to court votes. But those who rant against globalization tend to forget that the West remains the biggest beneficiary of economic globalization.
The success story of the Chinese economy is a perfect reminder that the courage to push forward domestic reforms and embrace the outside world can lead to greater and more sustainable development. After all, globalization begins at home.
Japan may be an ally of the US today, but during WWII, it was China that was the ally, as exemplified by General Claire Chennault's Flying Tigers, a group of American pilots who fought alongside Chinese against Japanese in China during WWII. So the US should not be hijacked in any sense by Abe while anxiously pursuing its rebalancing to Asia-Pacific strategy. This is a matter of principle, justice and conscience.
沈颢曾是市场化媒体里的一个旗帜性人物，曾经是很多职业新闻人的 “偶像”。我想，这也是新华社愿意用5500字篇幅来报道他的原因之一吧。新华社在报道的一开头，就这样描述沈颢――他曾经写出 “总有一种力量让我们泪流满面” “即使新闻死了，也会留下圣徒无数”等经典语句，曾经被一代中国媒体人奉为心目中的偶像之一……他却跌入犯罪的泥淖，接受法律的庄严审判。
Liu Jieyi, director of the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, said adhering to the "1992 Consensus" is also crucial.
BEIJING - The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief on Tuesday said opposing "Taiwan independence" is crucial to maintaining peaceful cross-Straits ties.