Favorite Rejects 2022-08-03
still thinking about that part of SF's housing element that mentions their development standards violate the HAA
The permitting reform in the Inflation Reduction Act is a good start, but it still allows NEPA reviews to hold up strategically important projects for TWO YEARS before construction even starts. We need major NEPA overhaul.
Arindrajit Dube @arindubeI spent most of my adult life worrying about US interventions and war making. Today, I worry mostly about aggression from Russia and China. And that's why I have changed my foreign policy preferences.
Indeed. A large scale PLA rehearsal for blockade *in situ* may be part of 🇨🇳’s political warfare strategy against Taiwan, but it’s also likely to be a handy intelligence gift in operational terms. Quite baffling at one level. https://t.co/So0uavT2jK
Mick Ryan, AM @WarintheFuture2/ First, the coming days will permit us to observe how China and the PLA might think about conducting a naval blockade of Taiwan. In essence, they are telegraphing their operational approach so we can war game ways to subvert it in future.