Tanks have been continually rumbling in my mind and heart since the 1989 Tiananmen Square Massacre 34 years ago. We will commemorate the anniversary Sunday.
I'd rather some members of Congress refrain from offering their support for the cause of human rights and democracy in my home because it would hurt more than help. I particularly dread a scene where Rep. George Santos (R-NY) stands in front of cameras and "eloquently" speaks for us with a straight face. The autocratic rulers in Beijing would not miss the opportunity to discredit our cause.
China's policy of Military-Civilian Fusion mandates that contractors' business operations cannot be entirely independent of the state and must help advance the country's national security goals as required. That gives the country significant sway over company operations.
It is past time we learn more about what it means for an American corporation to do business in sensitive industries in China.
With Musk's history of using bullying tactics to silence critics, it's certainly not out of the question that he would comply with Chinese censorship demands.
It is not that Xi Jinping isn't powerful enough to rein in wolf warriors like Zhao—in fact, those warriors happen to fit perfectly with Xi's true strategy.
As the Taiwanese people's pursuit of a separate national identity continues to grow stronger, Beijing will face an increasingly uphill battle in its quest to unify Taiwan with the mainland.
Nearly six months since Biden took office, China has clearly demonstrated that Washington must shed the illusion that U.S.-China relations can return to some sort of pre-Donald Trump status quo.
Ascertaining the origins of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, is vital in order to address the current pandemic and reduce the risk of future ones.
Chinese vaccines against COVID-19 are proving ineffective
There has been a slow but consistent rise of dissenting views in the face of China's repressive state power.
Taking the second wave seriously, Chinese authorities have imposed lockdown measures in at least 11 regions in three provinces.
The world has an acute interest in preventing an Asia-Pacific region dominated by the Chinese Communist Party.