EDITORIAL: Bad actors, worse policy

Vladimir Putin as Boris Badenov

Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, gestures while speaking to Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at the headquarters of Russia's Southern Military District in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2023. (Gavriil Grigorov, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)

No matter what one's opinion is of the candidates who participated in Wednesday's Republican presidential debate, they all seemed to be in unison about one thing: Red China is no friend of the United States.