Should we be surprised?
VDARE has been recently shilling for Derbyshire's book Fire From The Sun (about, what else, China). While I have no interest in reading that trash, I was interested in reading the following comment left about it on Amazon, emphasis added:
Top critical review
See the critical review›One person found this helpful1.0 out of 5 starsA Good Book RuinedByATon June 13, 2014Mr. Derbyshire started out writing a great book about early Communist China, and then decided to ruin it with pederasty and other perversions. A great disappointment.
I'm not surprised, given Derbyshire's strong defense of child porn on VDARE.