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China High Speed Rail

Drones, Trains, and China: How America's Budget Is Fighting the Wrong Battle

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

If you want a measure of rise and decline, look no further than this comparison between U.S. and Chinese infrastructural build-ups, between, that is, Washington's global military-first strategy and Beijing's civilian-first one.

Matt Sledge

Beyond Growth Potential, China's High Speed Rail Lessons For U.S. Are Few | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

President Obama's trip to the Brent Spence Bridge on Thursday points to the difficulties inherent in getting specific about infrastructure spending: n...

Costs Of A Coverup? China Train Crash Leaves Much At Stake

Economic Observer/Worldcrunch | Posted 09.26.2011 | World

is a new website that delivers English editions of the best foreign-language news and journalism. It has been four days since one high-speed train ...

Obama Militates For A Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill -- Why Not The Chicago-New York Bullet Train Now?

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 09.08.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The building of a high-speed rail from New York to Chicago would put thousands upon thousands to work and be a major boon to its economy and much in between, not to speak of alleviating traffic congestion and air pollution.