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EDITORIAL: If the free market is to work, the U.S. must deal with China's belligerence

Jan 17, 2019 - The Washington Times

The United States and China are drifting into a trade war, and it's worrying almost everybody. It's a peculiar war, compared to such struggles of previous centuries. Its importance is sometimes minimized in importance because of the blind spots both countries have for one another. Neither country seems to have an adequate appreciation of the other's very different environment.

Such blindness has been seen before. The United States and its allies won the Cold War, all right, but it was desp...