The Economist, May 2021: The Most Dangerous Place in Earth

On 1st May 2021, The Economist published a special article about Taiwan's defense and possibility of the occurrence of war in the region. How to avoid war in the future of Taiwan? The test of a first­ rate intelligence, wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, is the ability to hold two opposing ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. For decades just such an exercise of high­calibre ambiguity has kept the peace between America and China over Taiwan, an i