The relationship between the two biggest economies the world has ever seen, the United States and China, is falling apart at the seams. Beijing has passed legislation that will effectively destroy Hong Kong’s semi-autonomous status, and the U.S. has responded by revoking Hong Kong’s special trade status.
Given everything that’s going on in the world, it’s hard not to talk about historical turning points. Only time will clarify this for historians, but it does look like the world is at a significant turning point right now. If there are such things as physical manifestations of historical crossroads, then one of them is in Macau.