It is easy to despise Trump and his intellectual simplicity, his disdain for minorities and his verbal vulgarity. But his criticism of China is at least partly justified.
Trump’s strategy could trigger a new cold war. It would not be a repetition of the past but a new type liable to seriously damage the world economy.
Details regarding actions by the U.S. and Taiwan ... indicate that this phone call was a meticulously planned operation on both sides.