Rare earths – a hidden but strategic battleground between the US and China

While the trillion-dollar US military and intelligence apparatus dissipates our wealth fighting lightly armed men in the Middle East, China makes wise and large moves to become a great power.  Here we see the modern form of interstate conflict -- and insights about the characters America and China. Rare earths are obscure, vital, and scarce light … Continue reading Rare earths – a hidden but strategic battleground between the US and China