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The Case for Impeaching Trump Is Real and Serious

Elizabeth Drew, The Daily BeastWith Republican members of congress becoming increasingly anxious about the unpredictable if not reckless president, the question of how Donald Trump could be removed from office has become more prevalent on Capitol Hill. The thinking used to be that the 2018 midterm elections might go a long way toward deciding whether the next congress would take up this question. But with all the president’s recent saber rattling, combined with his impulsiveness and alarming tendency to ignore his most qualified advisors, the matter is now considered more…

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Who Is Xu Jiayin? Real Estate Tycoon Becomes China’s New Richest Man

Xu Jiayin, founder of Evergrande Group — one of the most aggressive property developers in China — has become the country’s richest man, according to a survey released Thursday by The Hurun Report, which tracks wealth in the country. Jiayin, 59, also known as Hui Ka Yan, surpassed real estate and entertainment magnate Wang Jianlin off the top of China’s rich list to become the country’s wealthiest man.  Jiayin’s wealth quadrupled to US$ 43 billion in 2017, according to The Hurun Report. The report’s list of wealthy people in China points toward a dynamic economy fueled…

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