As Christians, we believe in the divine injunction to “be fruitful and multiply,” that “children are a gift from the Lord,” and that humans, being made in the image of God, are of intrinsic infinite value. The Chinese government disagreed.
Codevilla showed another way, a philosophy of nations that was uniquely Christian.
Inclusive capitalism for Washington, social Darwinism for Beijing.
In the modern media era, we tend not to pay much attention to international affairs, and when we do, it’s generally in search of ammunition to use in domestic political battles. So you might be surprised to hear that, following a series of sudden and perplexing state interventions in the economy, China is going through something of a minor financial crisis.