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Bitcoin Dissident Sees Dark Warnings in China’s Blockchain Push

China’s recent multi-front embrace of blockchain technology has divided the global cryptocurrency community. While some see it as helpful validation, others worry that crypto...

The US-China Clash Is Here to Stay

In case reports of a potential “Phase 1” trade deal had anyone thinking U.S.-China frictions were nearing an end, a fiery speech from the...

As China’s Troubles Simmer, Xi Reinforces His Political Firewall

Slowing economic growth. A rancorous trade war. Recalcitrant protesters in Hong Kong. A mass die-off of pigs and surging food prices. The frustrations are piling up for China’s...

Why would people from China, the world’s second-biggest economy, risk their...

The deaths of 39 people found in a truck in a UK industrial park this week has sparked horror and revulsion around the world. Little has been publicly revealed...

Scary vision of all-out war between China and the US

How does one think the unthinkable? What could lead to war in Asia? Who would win? Is there even such a thing as winning? These...

China’s own “Great Delusion”

In his 2018 book The Great Delusion: Liberal Dreams and International Realities, international relations scholar John Mearsheimer argues that many of America’s post–cold war foreign policy...