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10 Films That Will Change The Way You See Race In America

Welcome to the melting pot<p>When reality can be too much to deal with, we often turn to art as a form of distraction. Films have this magical way of taking our minds elsewhere, but sometimes they have the ability to leave us with a new perspective that we never saw before. From features to …

American, Muslim, and under constant watch: the emotional toll of surveillance

Ahsan Samad sits on the sofa in the living room of his small family home in Brooklyn, New York. The 30-year-old plumber leans forward and carefully pours the coffee his mother has just brought in from the kitchen. His young niece and nephew are playing in a nearby room.<p>“I know I have done nothing …

Surveillance

The 10 best indie-rock bands of all time

What is indie rock? Since evolving out of the American punk scene in the mid-’80s, the term has been applied to everything from aggressive noise …

Indie Music

China’s president pledges to fight cyberattacks

SEATTLE — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday pledged to fight cyberattacks — a major sore point for U.S. officials — in his first speech of a seven-day U.S. visit.<p>Xi said China is ready for a “high-level joint dialogue mechanism” on the issue with the United States, adding that China was a …

Stock Markets

China wants Brazil to teach them jungle warfare

Col. Alcimar Marques de Araújo, the commander of Centro de Instruçao de Guerra na Selva, previously told reporters in July that China canceled a recent plan to send a group of officers for training in Brazil in favor of bringing instructors from the training facility to develop a larger program in …

Military

Police In Georgia May Be Getting Flying Saucer Drones To Hunt Criminals

Definitely just here to help<p>In the near future, residents in Georgia’s Macon-Bibb county may expect to see flying saucers. These aren’t extraterrestrial machines heralding an alien invasion. Reassuringly, they are instead simply police drones, disk-shaped multicopters that the police and rescue …

Drones

Russia and China pose largest security threats, says US military report

America’s new military strategy singles out states like China and Russia as aggressive and threatening to US security interests, while warning of growing technological challenges and worsening global stability.<p>A somber report released Wednesday by General Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the joint …

North Korea

This Is What World War III Will Look Like | Time

In a picture that captures the violence and sheer destruction inherent in war perhaps more graphically than any other ever published in LIFE, Marines take cover on an Iwo Jima hillside amid the burned-out remains of banyan jungle, as a Japanese bunker is obliterated in March 1945.<p>In this and dozens …

A Space War With China or Russia Is a Real Threat

A war in space sounds like a great plot for a summer blockbuster.<p>Unfortunately, a conflict in space isn’t just a Hollywood movie script anymore, but …

What Weapons Would China Use In World War III?

A top secret preview of the weapons in Ghost Fleet, a new novel about our future war with China<p>Today, <i>Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War</i>, is coming out. By August Cole and Eastern Arsenal's very own P.W. Singer, it's a novel about what might happen if the brewing Cold War between the U.S. …

Washington D.C.

US, China Deploy Cold War Code In Maritime Standoff As Pentagon Warns Of Chinese Air Threat

When last we checked in on China’s man-made island outposts in the South China Sea we got a glimpse of what life is like in the Spratlys. Here’s a …

Relations between the US and China are getting tense

But both powers have incentives to calm the waters ahead of the Chinese leader's visit to Washington in the fall.<p>The two countries' top diplomats and finance officials meet here next week for the annual U.S.-China strategic and economic dialogue. The Obama administration says the two governments …

There is a new flash point between Hong Kong and China

<b>This bristles against the Hong Kong democrats, who want to freely choose their next leader.</b> They argue Beijing's plan violates the "one-man one-vote" principle. Protest posters in Hong Kong mocked Beijing by showing pictures of a deer and claiming it was a horse.<p><b>While the investors are focused on</b> …

China cares little for other countries’ territorial claims

Beijing’s actions in building man-made islands in the South China Sea are motivated by a desire to impose its sovereignty<p>Under the leadership of the Communist party, China is building what an American admiral, Harry Harris, calls a “great wall of sand” in the strategically important waterways of …

China

Pivot Insanity: Why is Obama Goading China? | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter is willing to risk a war with China in order to defend “freedom of navigation” in the South China Sea. Speaking</i> …

Chinese military expansion sparks fears of war with U.S.

© 2018 National Post, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized distribution, transmission or republication strictly …

China

China is flexing its rapidly modernizing military muscle. This was going to happen eventually

In recent years, but especially over the last few months, the Chinese military has begun flexing its rapidly modernizing military muscle near its …

China

Chinese astronaut calls for cooperation, access to International Space Station

<i>"Inside Space City," a world exclusive CNN interview with three of China's top astronauts, premieres on Friday May 29 at 11:30 pm ET</i><p><b>Beijing (CNN) —</b> China wants greater cooperation with other nations in space, particularly the United States, the country's most experienced astronaut has told CNN in …

Space Exploration

The US and China can avoid a collision course – if the US gives up its empire

The problem isn’t China’s rise, but rather America’s insistence on maintaining military and economic dominance right in China’s backyard<p>To avoid a violent militaristic clash with China, or another cold war rivalry, the United States should pursue a simple solution: give up its empire.<p>Americans fear …

Geopolitics

This is how you know China is worried

As you can imagine, the Chinese government is worried. So it's preparing its people for hard times the only way it knows how, in a way that looks like bizarre political theater to outsiders.<p>'An authoritative insider'<p>Let's take this back to Monday, when the Shanghai Composite posted its biggest …

REPORT: China is putting weapons on its artificial islands in the South China Sea

Australia's defence force is considering joining the U.S. in flying and sailing "freedom of navigation" missions over the disputed territory, where China has been building islands by dragging sand from a reef and piling it up to create structures now being monitored by satellites.<p>Fairfax Media …

US-China war 'inevitable' unless Washington drops demands over South China Sea

Warning from state-run China newspaper as Beijing reveals plans for development of disputed South China Sea islands<p>China’s armed forces are to extend their operations and its air force will become an offensive as well as defensive force for the first time, in a major shift in policy that will …

Main Home

NATIONAL<p>With 60% of Filipinos disagreeing with the attempt to throw out the 1987 Constitution, will it be the end of the initiative to shift to …

North Korea

China clamps down on 181 'terror gangs' in west | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has cracked down on 181 “terror gangs” in its restive far western region of Xinjiang, which has suffered a string of violent attacks, state media reported on Monday.<p>Resource-rich Xinjiang, strategically located on the borders of central Asia, plays a crucial rule in …

China

China officials taken on prison visits in warning against corruption | Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have taken government officials and members of their families on tours of prisons as a “warning” against corruption, the official China Daily newspaper reported on Monday, citing the country’s top disciplinary body.<p>In China’s eastern Hubei province, 70 …

China

George Soros: World War 3 Between U.S. And Russia, China ‘No Exaggeration’

According to famed hedge fund investor George Soros, World War 3 could occur between the United States and both Russia and China based upon certain …

Beijing: U.S. threatens peace in South China Sea

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Chinese government is calling U.S. surveillance flights over the South China Sea a threat to peace in the region and warning that they could lead to accidents in the air or at sea.<p>The message was delivered after the U.S. military on Wednesday undertook a reconnaissance flight on which a …

Military