Chinese Communist Party

Lawmakers: ‘Disappointed That Google Is More Willing To Support Chinese Communist Party Than The US Military’

4:12 PM 06/21/2018<p>A group of lawmakers from both chambers of Congress wrote a letter to Google CEO Sundar Pichai dated June 20, asking him to …

Conservative View

China 'adapting and improving' on tactics deployed by Russia during 2016 race: Victoria Nuland

China has borrowed parts of the interference campaign waged against the 2016 U.S. presidential race and has begun deploying Russian-inspired …

Russia

Google pressed to cut ties with Huawei - Mobile World Live

US politicians turned up the heat on Huawei, urging Google to end its relationship with the company on the grounds the Chinese vendor poses a risk to …

National Security

The 17 Netflix Original Movies With The Highest Rotten Tomatoes Scores

Photos: NETFLIX ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><i>Cuba and the Cameraman</i> <b><br>Rotten Tomatoes Score:</b> 100%<br>Director Joe Alpert has followed Fidel Castro and three …

Entertainment

How China tried to shut down Australian media coverage of its debt-trap diplomacy in the Pacific

Feng Li/Getty Images<p><b>A Chinese Embassy official yelled and made demands of an Australian producer to try and censor an episode of "60 Minutes" that</b> …

China

Sara Netanyahu preceded by avarice of other first wives

Associated Press (AP) — Sara Netanyahu, wife of the Israeli prime minister, has long been plagued by allegations of living a lavish lifestyle with the taxpayers' money, and squabbling with staff and meddling in state affairs. She's now charged with a series of crimes including fraud and breach of …

Robert Mugabe

Trump’s “Maximum Pressure” on North Korea Bore Fruit. Is It Waning?

President Donald Trump's "maximum pressure" campaign against North Korea, built piece by piece over the past year and a half, has borne a surprising …

North Korea

Bitter lawmakers tell Google to justify Huawei link after A.I. military deal ends

After Google decided not to renew a contract with the U.S. Department of Defense, lawmakers in the United States have written a strongly worded …

Tech Trends

Economic scramble for North Korea picks up pace

June 21, 2018 5:00 AM<br>SEOUL/BEIJING/WASHINGTON • When United States President Donald Trump outlined his vision for the economic development of North …

North Korea

Immigration firestorm eclipses ZTE

<i>With help from John Hendel, Margaret Harding McGill, Ashley Gold and Steven Overly</i><p><b>IMMIGRATION FIRESTORM ECLIPSES ZTE —</b> President Donald Trump met with Republican lawmakers at the White House on Wednesday afternoon in what was billed as a meeting to discuss the Senate’s vote to reinstate the ban on …

Net Neutrality

What happens when China’s state-run media embraces AI?

<b>In a 2016 address</b> to propaganda cadres and state-run media personnel, Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed dreams of instilling a new international …

China

What is affirmative action?

HARVARD UNIVERSITY is being sued for allegedly discriminating unlawfully against Asian applicants. America’s best-known university takes race into …

Communist Party

Letters

A Summit Lost in Vapor<p>In the Week in the June 25 issue, writing about the approaching Trump–Kim summit, you predicted: “The North will use some sort …

Conservative View

China Intensifies Efforts to Crush the Hong Kong Independence Movement

<b>GREG WILPERT:</b> It’s The Real News Network. I’m Greg Wilpert.<p>Last week Edward Leung, a Hong Kong independence activist, was sentenced to six years in …

Hong Kong

China's New Science of Sycophantology

Western media prejudice is a persistent theme for China’s state-run media, and Western sources — both real and apocryphal — are often used to purvey …

China

Here’s what could happen to oil if everyone’s OPEC expectations are wrong

June has been a crazy month for market-moving global events, and the tail end of this week is shaping up the same way, if OPEC succeeds in shaking up …

Oil

Hillicon Valley: New FTC chief eyes shake up of tech regulation | Lawmakers target Google, Huawei partnership | Microsoft employees voice anger over ICE contract

<i>The Cyber and Tech overnights have joined forces to give you Hillicon Valley, The Hill's comprehensive newsletter detailing all you need to know</i> …

Andrew McCabe

Submission to the CERD review of China

Human Rights Watch would like to express its appreciation to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (the …

Rights & Freedoms

Australia and Germany should work together on China

Efforts by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to influence Australian politics have made headlines since 2017. In recent months, similar attempts have …

China

ALP takes 'illegal' tobacco donations from big Chinese cigarette importer

Senator Dastyari was state secretary when Mr Chen donated $200,000 to NSW Labor in November 2011. Mr Chen's second $200,000 donation, in 2013, went …

China

Meet the activists fighting the Great Chinese Firewall

Asia Pacific

Chemistry Lessons

At his rally in Minnesota, President Trump said he had “great chemistry” with Kim Jong-un, the dictator of North Korea. Last year, he said he had …

Conservative View

If the US military withdraws from Korea, China will be a big loser

The Kim-Trump summit in Singapore has reduced the danger of armed conflict on the Korean peninsula. It is good for peace in the near future and it …

North Korea

China's boycott of US goods remains a real threat

China's willingness to boycott imported goods in order to inflict economic pain on its adversaries is often referred to as "boycott diplomacy."<p>It is …

China

Analysis: Why China Would Lose a War Against America - Warrior Maven

<b>By Harry J. Kazianis,</b> <b>The National Interest</b><p>Let’s not mince words: <b>a U.S.-China war would be hell on earth</b> [3]. <b>It would likely start World War III</b> [4]. …

Military

Has Political Uncertainty Blown Out This Session?

A recent surf trip got me thinking about the macroeconomic climate and how to profit from it. Timing will make or break your surf session. To …

Business

The Lessons China Taught Itself: Why the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Matters

China’s changing political landscape and the recent accession of India to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) marks the beginning of a new …

China

“中国的长臂”:滕彪审视西方机构对华自我审查 - 纽约时报中文网

中国<p>中文 中<br>• 中英双语 双语<br>• 英文 英<p>From his suburban home in New Jersey, Teng Biao has watched in frustration as what he sees as the apologies to China from Western companies have come fast and furious this year.<p>在新泽西州郊区的家中,滕彪失望地观察着,他认为西方企业对中国的道歉来得迅速而猛烈。<p>First, there was the hotel chain Marriott International, which ap …

China

Retail: Is the beauty industry ‘Amazon-proof’?

"You don't need lipstick, lipstick needs you," reads the bubblegum pink sign posted on one of many doors to Manhattan's Javits Center — the …

Ulta Beauty

Reeducation Returns to China

In recent months, troubling details have emerged about a sprawling network of secretive political reeducation camps in China’s northwestern region of …

China