#China

Science & Technology | Tech

Zoom admits some calls were routed through China by mistake | TechCrunch

The company said it's fixed the issue, but won't say how many users are affected.

Politics | Politics

Can China use coronavirus to pave the way to a new world order? | TheHill

The Chinese are manipulating the outbreak as the perfect opportunity to emerge as a world superpower in a way nobody would have foreseen.

Miscellaneous | News bias/fake news

Is the U.S. Media Parroting China’s Propaganda?

re U.S.-based media companies and journalists deliberately pushing Communist China’s propaganda and disinformation about COVID-19 to protect their Chinese media partners and profits? Regrettably, it wouldn’t be the first time American media entities serve

Entertainment | Entertainment

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Release Pushed Back To Christmas Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Americans will just have to wait an extra six months before they can watch Tom Cruise jet across the skies in “Top Gun: Maverick,” the sequel to the 1986 hit movie that transformed the actor into a movie star. “Paramount is pushing back

Politics | Media Watch

The Corporate Media’s Coronavirus Propaganda For China Is Finally Catching Up With Them

Now that news of China's lies is beginning to seep out, will it make a difference? Will there even be corrections? Don't count on it.

Politics | The China Threat

As Long As Communist China Controls The WHO, It's Unreliable

The WHO’s peddling of CCP narratives as the pandemic grew, mimicked by health officials and politicians, no doubt contributed to the spread of the virus.

News | News

Coroanvirus: Holland recalls 600,000 masks imported from China - Business Insider

The Dutch Ministry of Health said on Saturday that it asked hospitals to return 600,000 face masks after they failed to meet safety requirements.

Politics | The China Threat

China Sends Hundreds Of Thousands Of Coronavirus Tests, Masks To Nations. Many Reportedly Don’t Work.

Communist China, in an attempt to salvage its image over the coronavirus outbreak, has started to deliver hundreds of thousands of testing kits and masks to nations around the world, which reportedly do not work. “In Spain, which currently has the f

Politics | Op-Ed

Abolish the World Health Organization | Spectator USA

Adhanom’s goal seems to be turning the World Health Organization into another UN: a body that delivers impotent lectures and avoids big decisions

Politics | The China Threat

TikTok’s Communist China Ties Make It The Worst Way To Waste Time In Quarantine

Communist China hampered the dissemination of information that could have prevented a pandemic, and we're spending the resultant quarantine with TikTok.

Politics | Politics

Communist Quality Control: Beijing Sends 150,000 Wuhan Virus Testing Kits to Prague, 80% Fail

The Communist thugs in charge of China have been trying to have it two ways on coronavirus: Playing the aggrieved victim of racism/biological-warfare/whatever, and acting like the international bigshot who, having solved the crisis at home, is now eager t

Politics | Politics

Why On Earth Should Anyone Believe China’s Coronavirus Statistics?

To understand Communist China’s cover up and delay, all you have to do is to go through the timeline of the early weeks of the coronavirus outbreak.

Politics | Media Watch

SCARY: @RedSteeze DROPS ‘good little media soldiers’ after Chinese State Info Minister retweets their efforts to censor

No big thing, just the media pushing to censor Trump and the basic head of Chinese propaganda retweeting them. Psh.

Politics | The China Threat

Chinese State Communist Propaganda Promotes Hillary’s Coronavirus Attacks On Trump | The Daily Wire

Chinese state communist propaganda promoted a tweet from Democrat Hillary Clinton on Friday that contained misleading information about President Donald Trump’s response to the coronavirus, which originated in China. “The president is

Politics | Politics

We'll Be Alright, and Then We Must Reckon with Communist China

China's communists unleashed the coronavirus and there must be a reckoning for their lies.

Politics | The China Threat

Media And Corporate Elites Act As PR Machine For Communist China

The Chinese Communist Party is in an all-out propaganda war to deny its hand in coronavirus, and American corporations and media elites are helping.

News | News

WHO official warns against calling it 'Chinese virus,' says 'there is no blame in this'

An official with the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday warned against referring to COVID-19 as the “Chinese virus,” saying that it could lead to racial profiling against Asians when “there is no blame in this.”

Politics | The China Threat

Democrats And The Media Are Running Cover For A Communist Country To Blame For A Global Pandemic

During this time of crisis, it is fortunate that Democrats and the media have remained focused on the most crucial issues. That is why, even now, as the number of infected rises and mass closures and shut downs threaten to send the economy into a tailspin

Politics | Politics

Chinese scientists destroyed proof of virus in December

Chinese laboratories identified a mystery virus as a highly infectious new pathogen by late December last year, but they were ordered to stop tests, destroy samples and suppress the news, a Chinese

Politics | The China Threat

Inside China's high-stakes campaign to smear the United States over coronavirus

It's a high-stakes strategy for the Asian nation fighting to keep its superpower status amid a national lockdown and palpable anger over claims of a cover-up made worse by an economic crisis. 

Politics | The China Threat

Why China's Government Is Like Something out of '1984’

The Chinese communist government increasingly poses an existential threat not just to its own 1.4 billion citizens but to the world at large. China is currently in a dangerously chaotic state. And why not, when a premodern authoritarian society leaps wild

News | Israel Around The World

Coronavirus Crisis: These 6 Israel-Based Initiatives Are Working To Help China

As of February 19, over 75,000 people worldwide have been infected, nearly all of them in mainland China, and some 2,012 people have died from the coronavirus.

Politics | Politics

GOP lawmaker accuses California public pension fund of investing in blacklisted Chinese companies | TheHill

Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) on Thursday said that he has written a letter to California Gov.

Politics | The China Threat

AG Barr Highlights Greatest Threat To U.S.: ‘Should Vastly Outweigh All Other’ Priorities | The Daily Wire

Attorney General William Barr sounded the alarm to the greatest threat facing the United States on Thursday during a speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, saying that few are aware of the repercussions of China’s rapid advanc

News | Israel Around The World

IsraAid Sends Medical Supplies To China Amid Coronavirus Crisis | News Briefs

The Israeli aid organization said it was sending medical supplies to the Chinese Health Ministry as it grapples with a shortage. | NoCamels

News | Israel Around The World

Israel sends coronavirus protective gear to China

MDA, IsraAID send protective equipment and medical supplies for distribution in China as the East Asian country launches appeal for help.

Advice & Self-Help | Nursing/Health

Wuhan coronavirus: China was warned in 2017 that a deadly virus could escape its level 4 biohazard lab

So NOW the truth comes out! Please share this with everyone on your social media. China MUST be held accountable!

Advice & Self-Help | Nursing/Health

Wuhan Nurse 'Whistleblower' Says There Are 90,000 Cases of Coronavirus

An unidentified Chinese nurse posted a video about the coronavirus outbreak on social media. She claims that the number of infected people was far higher than claimed by official sources.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

China Says It Will Ban Plastics That Pollute Its Land and Water - The New York Times

Though likely to be welcomed by many Chinese who worry about pollution, the measures could be a hard sell for a society used to convenience.

Politics | Op-Ed

What Good Is Cheaper Stuff If It Comes At The Expense Of Community?

Should we be so eager to destroy communities for cheap consumer goods? Perhaps a little less efficiency in capital allocation wouldn't be so bad, after all.

Business & Finance | Business

US Finalizing Rules to Limit Sensitive Tech Exports to China, Others

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is finalizing a set of narrow rules to limit exports of sophisticated technology to adversaries ...

Politics | Politics

Trump signs Hong Kong bill denounced by Beijing

The measure is a signal of support to pro-democracy protesters but is likely to heighten tensions with China's government.

News | International News

Two people diagnosed with plague in China

Two people were reportedly diagnosed with the highly infectious, potentially fatal pneumonic plague, which is also known as the Black Death, in a Beijing hospital, Chinese authorities revealed Tuesday.

Politics | The China Threat

14 Times U.S. Companies Self-Censored Or Apologized To Appease China

Out of fear of financial backlash, U.S. businesses are quick to issue groveling apologies and fold to the demands of both Chinese consumers and authorities.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

WATCH: NBA Team Takes Microphone Away From CNN Reporter Asking About Chinese Censorship

The NBA’s latest shameful kowtowing to Communist China was on full display during a Thursday press conference as CNN reporter Christina Macfarlane was shut down when she asked star players James Harden and Russell Westbrook about potential Chinese c

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

‘Free Hong Kong’ Sign Confiscated During National Anthem At NBA Team’s Game

On Wednesday night, a group of people decided to support the protesters in Hong Kong challenging the government of Communist China by wearing “Free Hong Kong” T-shirts and  carrying aloft signs reading “Free Hong Kong” and “Google Uyghurs” at the Washingt

Business & Finance | Economics

China Uses Deception to Fight a War Against US Without Actual Combat, Retired US General Says

The Chinese communist regime has been waging a stealth war against the West, deploying all spheres of society ...

Science & Technology | Tech

Apple pulls police-tracking app used by Hong Kong protesters after consulting authorities

Apple Inc has removed an app that helped Hong Kong protesters track police movements, saying it was used to ambush law enforcement - a move that follows sharp criticism of the U.S. tech giant by a Chinese state newspaper for allowing the software.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Activists have their ‘Free Hong Kong’ sign confiscated during national anthem at Wizards game

There's something poetic about confiscating a pro-democracy sign during the Star-Spangled Banner.

Politics | PC Culture

NBA’s Surrender To China Shows Money Still Talks Louder Than ‘Social Justice’ - AMAC - The Association of Mature American Citizens

The NBA acted quickly, issuing one statement in English apologizing to China for Morey’s “regrettable” statement and one statement “translated” into

Politics | From CNN

Twitter and Facebook take down covert Chinese accounts that tried to undermine Hong Kong demonstrators - CNN

A covert state-backed social media campaign run from China has sought to undermine ongoing demonstrations in Hong Kong, according to information released by Twitter and Facebook on Monday.

Style & Fashion | Fashion & Beauty

Versace, Givenchy and Coach Apologize to China After T-Shirt Row

The luxury brands are the latest businesses to come under pressure from Chinese internet users for appearing to flout Beijing’s territorial claims.

Politics | Politics

American Movie Studios Are Wrong to Appease Chinese Censors | National Review

And it’s not the first time Hollywood has bowed to authoritarian foreign powers.

News | current events

Contaminated food from China now entering the U.S. under the 'organic' label

Contaminated food from China now entering the U.S. under the 'organic' label

Politics | From CNN

Trump says he won't exempt Apple's Mac Pro parts from China tariffs - CNN

Apple would like to avoid paying additional tariffs if the Trump administration escalates its trade war with China. President Donald Trump has thrown cold water on Apple's hopes.

Politics | POLITICS

Top Gun 2: ‘Resistance’ Hollywood Kowtows to China – American Greatness

Hollywood, the cultural epicenter of the “resistance” to the faux totalitarianism attributed to President Trump, has a vastly different approach to the real totalitarianism of Communist China: capitulation and self-censorship.

As noted by Mark MacKinnon,

News | News

Social credit system coming to China, with citizens scored on behavior

A social credit system will go into effect next year across China, where every citizen will be scored based on their behavior. Good actions, like volunteering, and bad, like littering, are tracked using algorithms, artificial intelligence and facial recog

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump, the Big Winner in Iran

Commentary In a surprise move not recognized by many, President Donald Trump has turned a corner in his ...

News | News

China's Threat to Hold Rare Earth Minerals Hostage Is Our Opportunity

Commentary China’s recent “threat” to restrict sales of rare earth minerals to the United States is actually a ...

Politics | Interesting Links

We Are Going To Lose The Coming War With China

We Are Going To Lose The Coming War With China - Kurt Schlichter: Nations famously tend to always try to fight the last .03/21/2019 0:34:13AM EST.

Politics | Politics

Hey, Democrats, I've lived in a socialist country with income 'equality' and it was miserable | Fox News

As Democrats justify grandiose proposals by decrying income inequality, many of us who immigrated to the United States from socialist countries see great irony. After all, unending income equality is what drove us to leave our native lands in the first pl

News | International News

Trump Pick Would Commit World Bank to Reforms, May Cut Off China

David Malpass, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the position of World Bank president, said he intends to implement reforms that he helped convince the international institution to accept.

Science & Technology | Technology

Google went down after traffic was routed through China and Russia

Google's services went down for an hour yesterday after its IP addresses were routed way from normal paths to Nigeria, China and Russia. Google told Ars Technica it doubted the leak was malicious, despite the fact that government-owned China Telecom was

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump’s Foreign Policy Is Coming into Focus

Gradually, almost imperceptibly, the outline of a coherent Trump foreign policy is emerging and succeeding. The elements were to withdraw from the role as the default war-maker in the Middle East without creating a vacuum, render Russia less adversarial w

News | News

A Letter to Our Readers Regarding BuzzFeed’s Reporting About The Epoch Times

On Oct. 22, 2018, BuzzFeed published an article about us. This provides an opportunity for us to clarify our editorial approach to our friends, readers, partners, and society as a whole. While the best way to understand our editorial approach is to read o

News | News

US Should Embed Human Rights in Every Aspect of Foreign Policy: CECC Report

WASHINGTON—The Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) issues a report every year on human rights and rule of law in the People’s Republic of China, although the feeling at the release of this year’s report felt different. There was sadne

Politics | Trump Politics

Trump Admin Collecting $4.4 Billion From Tariffs on Steel, Aluminium, China Goods: Report

The Treasury is starting to cash in on $4.4 billion in tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump on steel, aluminium, and a plethora of goods from China.

News | News

Pence set to accuse China of trying to undermine Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday plans to accuse China of trying to undermine President Donald Trump as the administration deploys tough new rhetoric over C

News | News

A Case Study: The Chinese Communist Party Works to Influence Oregon

An Oregon resident recently found out, much to her dismay, that a piece of Oregon state legislation that encouraged the establishment of Confucius Classrooms could have been pushed through by the long arm of the Chinese Communist Party. She believes the C

Politics | Trump Politics

Dick Morris: New NAFTA Deal Is a Major Trade Victory

'The deal also requires that steel and aluminum in cars must be sourced in North America.'

Politics | Politics

Chinese Communist Party Funds Washington Think Tanks

China's Communist Party is intensifying covert influence operations in the U.S. that include funding Washington think tanks and coercing Chinese Americans

Politics | International

China: Pope Francis' 'Good Understanding of Marxists' a Chance to Solve 'Catholic Problem'

China's state newspaper Global Times published a feature Wednesday heralding in a new era in relations between Beijing and the Vatican.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

China trash ban is a global recycling wake up call

China's trash import ban is giving the global recycling industry an enormous headache. The flip side: the world has finally been forced to rethink its approach to waste.

Business & Finance | Economics

Wilbur Ross Schools Dem Sen. on Plan to Counter China’s Steel Dumping

Testifying before the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross took Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO) to task over the Trump administration's plan to hold China accountable for dumping steel globally. 

Politics | Politics

Poll: Majority of Swing Voters Support Tariffs on Imported Chinese Products

The majority of swing voters say they support imposing tariffs on products imported from China, a new poll reveals.

Science & Technology | Technology

Chinese government admits collection of deleted WeChat messages

Chinese authorities revealed over the weekend that they have the capability of retrieving deleted messages from the almost universally used WeChat app. The admission doesn't come as a surprise to many, but it's rare for this type of questionable

Science & Technology | Archaeology & Anthropology

Archaeologists Unearth 115,000-Year-Old Bone Tools in China | Archaeology, Paleoanthropology | Sci-News.com

An international team of researchers led by Université de Montréal’s Dr. Luc Doyon has found seven bone soft hammers at the early hominin Lingjing site in Xuchang county of Henan province, China. These 115,000-year-old tools represent the first instan

News | The News

China's Xi promises to cut auto import tariff, warns against ‘Cold War’ mentality | Fox News

President Xi Jinping has promised to cut China's auto import tariffs and ease restrictions on foreign ownership in its auto industry amid an escalating tariff spat with Washington.

Politics | Politics

Anti-Trump Sen. Elizabeth Warren Decries China's Unfair Trade Practices

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) apparently agrees with President Donald Trump when it comes to China’s unfair trade practices with the United States.

Politics | Politics

China doesn't want trade war with US, its 'very best customer': Analyst

Fears of a trade war with China may be spooking investors, but analyst Alan Tonelson says he doesn't see that happening.

Politics | Politics

Trump slaps China with tariffs worth $50B | Fox Business

The Trump administration announced new tariffs, valued at $50 billion, on Chinese goods Thursday, targeting 1,300 items.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Made in China: New and Potentially Lifesaving Drugs

A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments.

Entertainment | Culture/Art/Random cool stuff

Hong Kong Hustle best blog in HK | Hong Kong Hustle

Hong Kong Hustle - the best blog about music, fashion, nightlife, art, film, culture and cool in HK. Your guide to the city!

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The Billionaire Gadfly in Exile Who Stared Down Beijing

Guo Wengui, an eccentric Chinese billionaire, has accused top Chinese leaders of graft. At first, the government retaliated. Then China stood down.

Science & Technology | Tech

While the rest of the world tries to “kill email,” in China, it’s always been dead

It’s a familiar story for students or businessmen on their first-ever visit to China. After rounds of beer and baijiu with potential clients, or a karaoke gathering through a university exchange program, the foreigner will ask the Chinese person sitting

Politics | Politics

Why Trump’s Call With Taiwan Could Be a Breakthrough

I’ve seen this kind of gambit before. Back then, nervous commentators missed the long term value of a president being a little unpredictable.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Secret Back Door in Some U.S. Phones Sent Data to China, Analysts Say

Security contractors recently discovered preinstalled software in some Android phones that monitors where users go, whom they talk to and what they write in texts.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Pandas removed from international endangered list, but China says they still face serious threat

A leading international group has taken the giant panda off its endangered list thanks to decades of conservation efforts, but China's government discounted the move Monday, saying it did not view the status of the country's beloved symbol as

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Ultra Runner Wants To Adopt Stray Dog Who Ran With Him In The Grueling Gobi Desert Race

It seems a strange place to bond with a dog, but ultra runner Dion Leonard found the perfect running mate while recently racing in the Gobi desert. The British runner was participating in the grueling 155 mile (250 km) 4 Deserts Race across China’s

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Killed in a car accident, cremated, and then he returned: Mystery shrouds one man's disappearance in China

Nobody doubted the dead man’s identity. He had been disfigured in the crash, but the white hair, the short stature — it all pointed to Ma Jixiang, who had gone missing in 2009.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

A U.S. consumer panned a Chinese product on Amazon. Then things got crazy

E-commerce is bringing buyers and sellers together across borders like never before — but it’s not all smooth sailing. Just ask Mathew Garrett of Oakland.

News | That's News to Me

Yulin dog meat festival begins in China amid widespread criticism - BBC News

The southern Chinese city of Yulin begins a 10-day dog meat festival, which will see about 10,000 animals killed and eaten, amid widespread opposition.

Pets & Animals | Cat & Dog Resources

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Merrick And Purina - Dogs Naturally Magazine

This is some of the best news I could ever share … A $5 million class action lawsuit has been filed by Sean Randall of Ventura County, California against Merrick Pet Care Inc, Pet Appeal One LLC and Nestle Purina Petcare. Mr Randall claims these compan

News | News

China's Latest 'Airpocalypse' Seen from Space

Severe air pollution is choking China with thick veils of smog, and yesterday (Dec. 7), Beijing issued a red alert — the highest possible — due to poor air quality in the Chinese capital city. Recent satellite images of the country show large hazy clo

News | That's News to Me

China smog reaches 50 times WHO recommendations - Yahoo News

From Yahoo News: A swathe of China was blanketed with acrid smog Monday after levels of dangerous particulates reached around 50 times World Health Organization maximums, in what environmental campaigners said were the highest figures ever recorded in the

Science & Technology | Technology

Apple Targeted as Malware Infects China Mobile Apps - WSJ

Some of the most popular Chinese names in Apple Inc.’s App Store were found to be infected with malicious software, researchers say, exposing a rare vulnerability in Apple’s iOS mobile platform.

News | News

China, U.S. Reach Agreement on High-Speed Rail Before Xi Visit - Bloomberg Business

A China Railway Group-led consortium and XpressWest Enterprises LLC will form a joint venture to build a high-speed railway linking Las Vegas and Los Angeles, the first Chinese-made bullet-train project in the U.S.

Science & Technology | Tech

Apple investors should cheer up; China iPhone market is just getting started | VentureBeat | Mobile | by Mark Sullivan

Apple’s stock is down 14 percent since July 20, the day before it announced its third quarter earnings.

News | The News

Kind of Blue: China’s Air Pollution Not as Terrible as Before - China Real Time Report - WSJ

If you’re living in China and have the vague impression that the skies have been bluer than usual this year, it’s not just wishful thinking.

News | That's News to Me

22 Million Affected by OPM Hack, Officials Say - Yahoo News

From Yahoo News: The U.S. agency burglarized by suspected Chinese hackers has completed its long-awaited damage assessment: In total, more than 22 million people inside and outside government likely had their personal information stolen, officials announc

Architecture & Interior Design | Architecture and Design

Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Bridge | China Plans to Open World's Highest Glass Bridge

The Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Bridge will be 1,410 feet long, 20 feet wide, and 984 feet tall.

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

Make it so: Chinese building looks just like Star Trek's USS Enterprise

There's a building in China that looks almost exactly like the USS Enterprise from Star Trek. Drone footage (which we really wish was set to this music) shows how a relatively conventional-looking building from the ground dramatically transforms into a regal starship when viewed from the air.

Entertainment | Entertain Me

Why Is Katy Perry's Sunflower Dress Causing a Ruckus?

Katy Perry, accidental political activist.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Root seller: American ginseng has a loyal Chinese clientele

One of the most popular holiday gifts in China is ginseng, stamped with an unusual guarantee: 100% American.

Pets & Animals | Animals

It’s Panda-monium as Pandas Let Loose

Maybe we can call it panda-monium.That was the scene in at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan, China.Video posted to YouTube on Wednesday shows a playful brawl inside a panda enclosure. Five cute troublemakers--who ap

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Oops! China Overtakes US As World's Largest Economy - Business Insider

It's official: The Chinese economy has more spending power than the US.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Photographer Documents Customers Snoozing at Chinese Ikeas

Try it before you buy it.

Or, if you're in one of China's Ikea stores, fall fast asleep on a bed in a display room.

News | The News

NBC Ignores Protests in Hong Kong; CBS and ABC Cover, But Won't Label Chinese Govt. Communist

NBC's morning and evening newscasts have yet to cover the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong on Tuesday.

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Merrill Lynch Says Russia's Gas Deal With China Was A Political Win But A Business Loss

Russia has been so busy talking up the politics of its $400 billion, 30-year gas supply contract with China that it's almost a shame that someone had to point out that it might actually be a lousy business deal. Trust those arch capitalists at Bank of