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Now is the time – but China is not the crime

  • Tom Plate

Los Angeles | Fri, January 25 2013 | 11:55 am

PREMIUM For the US and Asia, now is the time, if ever there was a time.  As President Barack Hussein Obama moved officially into his second term, presumably the historic “pivot” to Asia in US foreign policy will proceed briskly apace. That would be good. There is no time to dawdle.

 If Asia is not rising, as virtually every expert says, then the rest of us must be sinking. The statist...