October 9, 2013
Chinese Dream Includes a Strong Military
Meng Xiangqing, China.org
The Associated Press
The centerpiece of the Chinese Dream is the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation, and a nation cannot be rejuvenated without a strong military. A backward defense force makes a country vulnerable. This is a lesson that China has learned the hard way over centuries of humiliation at the hands of imperialist powers.