Václav Havel (1936-2011) was a Czech playwright, poet, and political dissident who fought against communism. He
became president of Czechoslovakia (1989-92) and then of the Czech Republic (1993-2003). On May 28, 1991, he accepted the Sonning Prize, awarded by the University of Copenhagen (Denmark), for his contribution to the European civilization.This is the text of Havel's acceptance speech
It would be a mistake to get carried away by Trump’s aggressive tone and pugilistic style of rhetorically punching China. A thorough evaluation of his record shows that he has been more bark than bite, and Beijing is thankful for it.