Tag: political

  • Why do some mainland Chinese see the Western democratic system as a joke these days?

    We have to differentiate between “Western” democratic system and US democratic system because the US differs in a few ways compared to say Canada or Australia or Europe. US has a presidential system, where the head of government – the President matters far more than a prime minister does in a parliamentary system. In the […]

  • Trump wins the election! against all odds…

    I’m still reeling from shock of Trump winning the election. Up until Election night, I was 99% sure Hillary would win, because I believed all the polls, all the forecasts, all the betting websites and prediction websites, and boy were they all wrong. Let me assure you that 2016 is the year that taught me […]