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Rumsfeld vs. Bertrand Russell on the nature of China

As the potential for military tension between China and the U.S. always underlies their relationship, let's take a look at two completely different views regarding China and her ambitions. One from Donald Rumsfeld and the other from the famous philosopher, Bertrand Russell. Who has the right way of looking at things? You be the judge.

First, two quotes from Donald Rumsfeld, circa 2005:

An American Jackie Chan?

Kyle Rothstein, a 17 year-old, says his friends sometimes compare him to Jackie Chan as they view him as being one of the first Caucasians to bring American culture to China, just as Jackie Chan was one of the first Chinese to bring kung fu culture to America. Of course, the comparison is also a commentary on the youth of Mr.