Chinese vs. American Political Philosophy

A comparison of Chinese political thinking against American political thinking, focusing primarily on China. As always, if you enjoy the video please consider supporting the channel with a like/subscribe/comment/share, or consider supporting me with $1 on Patreon:

0:00 Intro

01:47 The Basics

05:29 Confucianism

08:02 The CCP

10:52 The Left and the Right

13:33 Linear vs. Lateral Thinking

22:19 War

23:57 Outro


The Analects – Confucius

The Art Of War – Sun Tzu

The Governance Of China – Xi Jinping

The Selected Works Of Mao Zedong – Mao Zedong

On China – Henry Kissinger

The American Political Tradition – Richard Hofstadter

China In The 21st Century – Jeffrey Wasserstrom

The Party – Richard McGregor

Culture Hacks – Richard Conrad

Has China Won? – Kishore Mahbubani

The Economist Exclusive — The Future of Bannonism: ‘The Judeo-Christian Liberal West Won’

A zealous Catholic who believes in the inevitability of civilisational conflict, he considers China’s growth to be an additional, overarching threat to America, which it must therefore dial back. “I want the world to look back in 100 years and say, their mercantilist, Confucian system lost. The Judeo-Christian liberal West won.”