Bruce Klingner: More Pressure Needs to Be Put on China Over North Korea

Military activity on the Korean Peninsula is catching the attention of the United States and its allies around … Read more on

NBA’s Golden State Warriors seek distance from Uighur comments

Executive board member Chamath Palihapitiya says he doesn’t care about ‘what’s happening’ to Muslim minority group. Read more on

This week

Golden State Warriors Co-Owner Under Fire for Saying ‘Nobody Cares’ About Uyghurs

NBA team co-owner and billionaire Chamath Palihapitiya is facing internet outrage after declaring that “nobody cares” about the plight of persecuted Uyghurs in China’s far west Xinjiang region. Read more on

Gordon Chang: Omicron’s Threat to Athletes in Beijing; UK Chinese Agent Buying Influence

The 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics are nearing. Governments are concerned about the safety of their athletes. Journalists are told to leave phones behind. Can athletes compete without being watched by China? I spoke with Gordon Chang, a prominent China expert, on this matter. Read more on

Warriors part-owner and venture capitalist attempts to clarify scathing remarks on Uyghur Muslims

Chamath Palihapitiya, the Golden State Warriors’ part-owner and founder and CEO of Social Capital, attempted to clarify his scathing remarks about the human rights abuses faced by Uyghur Muslims in China on Monday. Read more on

US Should Provide Philippines With Ballistic Missiles to Defend Against China

News Analysis Russia is making inroads against democracies and traditional U.S. allies like the Philippines, India, and Turkey, … Read more on

Fauci Invested in Chinese Companies With Ties to Beijing Through Fund, According to Financial Disclosures

Dr. Anthony Fauci invested in the Chinese regime’s corporate “national champions,” large Chinese companies that advance Beijing’s interests … Read more on

The left politicized COVID from the start

From the moment COVID-19 appeared, the pandemic became inseparable from politics. Political frenzy was inevitable since the SARS-CoV-2 virus may have escaped from a level-4-security virology lab in… Read more on

Fauci will be grilled if Republicans control House after 2022 election says GOP Rep. Jordan

An infectious diseases expert and the president’s chief medical advisor will be investigated if the GOP regains control of the U.S. House, a Trump ally said. Read more on

Alibaba, investors lead the shift to Hong Kong’s market

The development adds to the momentum of decoupling between the world’s two largest economies, reversing a trend that nurtured some of China’s most influential companies and enriched global banks and investors via New York-bound share floats in the last two decades. Read more on

Tesla Inks Deal to Get Key Battery Component Outside China

LONDON—Tesla is turning to Mozambique for a key component in its electric car batteries in what analysts believe … Read more on

China Is Restricting Citizens From Leaving, US Citizens Included

News Analysis China is restricting people from leaving the country, and even U.S. permanent residents or U.S. citizens … Read more on

Dollar finds footing as traders brace for hawkish Fed

The dollar clung to a late week bounce on Monday as investors braced for January’s U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and raised bets it will chart a year ahead containing several rate hikes, while China cut borrowing costs to support a stuttering economy. Read more on

Last week

America and China are one military accident away from disaster

Lessons from a Chinese jet’s fatal collision with a US spy plane, 21 years ago Read more on

Opinion | A Costly Lesson in Chinese Business Practices

Patrick Jenevein wanted to work with partners on wind energy. Instead he found himself in a yearslong contract dispute. Read more on