Secretary of State Hillary Clinton went to China and immediately, and yes, gratuitously, blamed Bush. Can’t Team Obama get a life? We are now into month two; will it always be “Bush did it?” More here.
George Soros says the world financial system has effectively disintegrated, and that there is yet no prospect of a near-term resolution to the crisis. More here.
World depressions lead to a rise in anti-Semitism. The evidence is all over Europe. More here.
The Coming Swarm: John Arquilla says a new “Mumbai model” of swarming, smaller-scale terrorist violence is emerging. More here.
The Coming Urban Terror – by John Robb – Published in Summer 2007, but relevant to Arquilla’s forecast. More here.