- Published: Thursday, 03 October 2019 14:14
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists are urging the world’s governments to support them against communist Chinese aggression. Prominent activist Joshua Wong spoke in Taiwan Tuesday urging Taipei to join their efforts, while others seek support from the United States, the greater West, and countries like India.
I do not know. And so I keep watching and listening, and going to protests, to keep finger on the pulse.
Some quick, unedited thoughts before I hit the streets:
I will say with confidence: we are witnessing the very first tendrils on Cat 1 insurgency. (To use the hurricane scale 1-5, with 5 being something like full-blown Iraq between roughly 2004-2007).
Korea -- North and South -- are equally untrustworthy. Those who do not see this yet will see it down the line.
Stick with Japan. Japan has a stable mind. A stable way. A stable culture.