A former Canadian diplomat working for a non-governmental organization dedicated to preventing wars around the world has reportedly been detained in China. The reason for China's detention of Kovrig was not immediately clear.

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    • Sean Danconia
      Sean Danconia

      This organization is a Soros-funded group doing what they usually do—creating chaos in various countries where they pit right against left and left against right, fostering Interest Group Warfare. Not surprised that the Chinese Gov chose them. As Huawei is acting on behalf of Chinese interests, this NGO is working to undermine the CCP from within. 

      Sometimes the George-groups are on the side of Liberalism, such as in HK and sometimes they're on the side of Anti-Liberalism such as in the USA. George's theory—and it's an interesting one—is that you need two strong opposing political poles to maintain or produce that sort of Libertarian Utopia that he has been aiming for his whole life—the Karl Popper ideal. Unfortunately, his methodology is really destructive, following the old KGB 'ideological subversion' method, causing all sorts of violence and deaths. Ironically, it's very similar to what Mao himself fostered during his lifetime. 

      And in all these years—I have never seen it produce anything close to a Classical Liberal / Libertarian ideal although it may have in the former Soviet Union for a short period of time. 

      Perhaps I'm wrong and perhaps George knows something that I don't but in the USA, all he seems focused on is destabilizing every single structural edifice of the society and polity. It's like Critical Theory on wacky acid.

      Why George, with his enormous sum of money and brilliance, doesn't simply open up Lyceums / Academies / Schools of Athens, promoting a Mortimer Adler x Steven Pinker-ish Enlightenment minded culture, I will NEVER understand. Both China and the west are interested in these ideas, provided that revolutionary, over-night chaos is not the end result. A slow burn toward Liberalism would be fine and would have worked. Just as it did from the moment Thomas Aikenhead HUNG and the Scottish Enlightenment was sparked.

      about 26 days ago
    • Jaws Weisz
      Jaws Weisz

      damn, Canada under US command? now i know. good luck then. being a us puppet isnt that bad after all. lol

      about 2 months ago
    • NZCheekyDarky
      NZCheekyDarky

      Canadog is breaking the law

      about 4 months ago
    • NZCheekyDarky
      NZCheekyDarky

      Hahaha lock them all up china

      about 4 months ago
    • you shen Wey
      you shen Wey

      President does not have rule of law, treaties, or keep his promise he is a rival of Canada.

      about 5 months ago
    • you shen Wey
      you shen Wey

      Pm should get Michael kovrig released in exchange for huawei executive CFO me. Wanzhou.

      about 5 months ago
    • Don Cheeto
      Don Cheeto

      HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!!!

      about 6 months ago
    • kevin 11
      kevin 11

      Canda is a 🐶 of 🇺🇸

      about 7 months ago
    • Donald H. Tyers
      Donald H. Tyers

      Does Michael Kovrig work for George Soros? Check?

      about 7 months ago
    • wang mary
      wang mary

      Hope the righteousness be lifted up! May God bless Canada and justify the every wronged!

      about 8 months ago
    • wang mary
      wang mary

      If Meng has no dirty secret, why did she not want to publisize the reason of being arrested? At last, it is Canadian government who publisized the very detailed reason and the legal procedures in order to clear the public's doubt and confusion. But as for Michael Kovrig, Chinese government till now has never publisizes the detailed reasons of his being arrested although the public demands them, and just said sth. related to national security, very ambiguously, which seems the Chinese government wants to hide some dirty secret.
      Many of the below comments to please the China have lost their normal thinkig way or just lost their conscience.

      about 8 months ago
    • solfed
      solfed

      It's just two or three Canadians in exchange for a big smile on Trump's face ... well done Canada

      about 8 months ago
    • Andrew Dolokhov
      Andrew Dolokhov

      It has since been revealed that Kovrig still has diplomatic immunity. What a barbaric act by China!

      about 8 months ago
    • jimmie crackcorn
      jimmie crackcorn

      the Canadian rule of law is perverted.

      about 8 months ago
    • jimmie crackcorn
      jimmie crackcorn

      China is acting just as morally as Canada has done !

      about 8 months ago
    • Boo Boo
      Boo Boo

      Scrolling though the comment, all I see is cheering for China, and spitting on Canada US, clearly people knows what right and wrong

      about 8 months ago
    • GuyI9000
      GuyI9000

      What did Canada expect? Kidnap a chinese cfo and not expect retaliation?

      about 9 months ago
    • Dark of the knight
      Dark of the knight

      First?? Actually there have been a lot foreigners who being detained in China for no apparent reason and almost zero media outlets talking about it! Talk about irony!

      about 9 months ago
    • Soo Kiat Tay
      Soo Kiat Tay

      醒醒吧加拿大你只是一个三流小国

      about 9 months ago
    • Vanellope von Schweetz
      Vanellope von Schweetz

      Go On 🇨🇦 Canada !

      about 9 months ago
    • Dogegg Lee
      Dogegg Lee

      额~好多愤青。我大GC的宣传做的不错嘛~~

      about 9 months ago
    • chen howard
      chen howard

      1:10 - 1:45 can also be used to describe what Canada did...

      about 9 months ago
    • Asadali Haider
      Asadali Haider

      Canada puppet of usa and Canada start a war game with china now china will next superpower so don't threatened to china and Chinese people 🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇨🇳🇷🇺🇨🇳🇷🇺🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇷🇺🇨🇳🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇷🇺🇨🇳🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇷🇺🇨🇳🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇷🇺🇹🇷🇵🇰🇨🇳🇷🇺🇹🇷🇵🇰🇮🇷🇮🇷🇮🇷🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳🇷🇺🇷🇺🇹🇷🇹🇷🇵🇰🇵🇰🇹🇷🇮🇷🇮🇷🇮🇷🇷🇺🇷🇺🇨🇳🇨🇳🇨🇳

      about 9 months ago
    • Noah Clark
      Noah Clark

      well done,China!

      about 9 months ago
    • Kmone Phanthavong
      Kmone Phanthavong

      come on Canada, now you are officaly a third world country. a kidnaper

      about 9 months ago
    • Armando Lio
      Armando Lio

      This is good that these arrest happened that way the whole world can see what Copy cat china is all about. This way many high tech companies will leave chine and it will make it harder to china to keep steeling others property. God bless America

      about 9 months ago
    • STRIX dances
      STRIX dances

      خلي جواز ينفعه 😂😂😂😂

      about 9 months ago
    • TheJcrist
      TheJcrist

      America is international law. Anything or anybody meddling with American interests is violation of this law.

      about 9 months ago
    • clayton jackson
      clayton jackson

      The Chinese are Vindictive as well as very clever in business....Though this is a complicated case. China has power and are constantly updating their interests and conquests...No adherence to fair play...Also they cannot loose face...This is WAR!

      about 9 months ago
    • Tenshi
      Tenshi

      The US is INTERNATIONAL.

      about 9 months ago