Nancy’s Pointless Trip to Taiwan,

Peter Van Buren, author of We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People,

[…]We all know that Nancy Pelosi, who likely has only a couple of months left as speaker of the House, decided to spend her summer vacation stirring up the entire Pacific theater for the apparent purpose of satisfying her ego. Just days after RIMPAC 2022 concluded—China sure knew the U.S. had just wrapped up the largest live fire exercise of the year in the Pacific—bully Pelosi shoved Joe Biden into a mud puddle and said she was going to Taipei.[…]

There was no real need for anyone to visit Taiwan this week. There was no crisis brewing, no event requiring anyone to “stand with Taipei,” support Taiwanese democracy, or start wearing colored masks. This mess was created by Nancy Pelosi, made worse by Joe Biden, and lit aflame by the Chinese. Läs artikel