Posts Tagged ‘Chinese Century’

The 21st Century the Chinese Century or No?

March 2nd, 2010 5 comments

If Deng Xiaoping is asked this question today, despite the incredible progress China has made in the last three decades, I’d expect him to say “no!”  Besides the cat quote, Deng has a number of other ones which are less well known in the West.  He said, “keep a cool head and maintain a low profile.”  In fact, this quote is particularly important today, as a “Red Scare” seems to be brewing in the U.S. recently.  See this February 26, 2010 Washington Post article, “There’s a new Red Scare. But is China really so scary?”  It said: Read more…