◎ The media’s irresponsible decision to play “kingmaker” boosts the CCP’s efforts to undermine America’s democratic system and its standing in the free world.
◎ A delayed IPO for Ant allows the CCP to lower its financial and political risks.
◎ The CCP is concerned about the rapidly worsening Chinese economy and fearful of escalating “new cold war” with the United States.
◎ The Trump administration has been meeting China’s challenge on a number of fronts. For the second time in six months, President Trump’s deputy national security adviser, Matt Pottinger, has delivered a major speech on China in fluent Mandarin. Both talks targeted the Chinese people to the extent the message made it over
◎ For Kissinger, there was never the right time or opportunity to promote change in China.
◎ The storm of negative sentiment towards China reflects a trend of shrinking tolerance for the CCP around the world.
◎ How U.S. political drama could see political Black Swans take flight in China.
◎ The existential threat to the United States from the People’s Republic of China will be the most serious foreign policy challenge confronting Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Mike Pence, and Kamala Harris. The existential threat to the United States from the People’s Republic of China will be the most serious
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◎ The list of China topics Secretary Pompeo discussed in Wisconsin is “disastrous for Beijing.”
◎ China is conducting its most serious military escalation against Taiwan since it fired missiles across the Taiwan Strait in 1996.
◎ The stark contrast between the Biden and Trump programs offers some insight as to why CCP leaders would favor a Biden presidency come next January.
◎ India and her allies could pursue non-kinetic and indirect means to defuse border tensions before they boil over.
◎ The Trump administration has greatly intensified America’s pushback against China’s expansionism in the South China Sea.