China


China’s Plan to End Dependency on American Trade

By Alasdair Macleod Mises Institute March 27, 2018   China’s Plan to End Dependency on American Trade   The timing of America’s announcement on new tariffs is circumstantially connected with China. In an announcement of enormous importance, a date has finally been set for trading in oil futures denominated in yuan. China’s suppliers of roughly 8.5 […]

China's Plan to End Dependency on American Trade

The Best Way to Compete with China Is to Free the Economy

The Best Way to Compete with China Is to Free the Economy

By Thorsten Polleit Mises Institute March 13, 2018   The Best Way to Compete with China Is to Free the Economy   As things stand, China holds around 20 percent, or $ 1.2 trillion, of outstanding US credit market debt. This is the result of decades of “symbiotic interaction”, if one follows the hidden message that is […]


China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics January 17, 2018   China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA     The Chinese rating agency Dagong downgraded the US creditworthiness over the tax reform. What is really a total joke is why anyone bothers to rank any government debt whatsoever when in fact there is not a single government in […]

China Credit Rating Agency Downgrade USA

Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent

Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook January 8, 2018   Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent     Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already fundamentally changing information technology and stands poised to permeate and transform technology both online and off ranging from manufacturing and transportation to medicine and military applications. The US, Russia and China have all […]


US Threatens to Cut Aid to Pakistan Amid New Chinese Plan to Dump the Dollar

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media January 6, 2018   US Threatens to Cut Aid to Pakistan Amid New Chinese Plan to Dump the Dollar     As much of the world’s focus is fixed on the current unrest rocking Iran, Donald Trump is using the heralding of the new year to publicly attack another Middle Eastern country: […]

US Threatens to Cut Aid to Pakistan Amid New Chinese Plan to Dump the Dollar

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Trump’s National Security Speech

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 19, 2017   What do we make of Trump’s national security speech? First of all, it is the military/security complex’s speech, and it is inconsistent with Trump’s intention of normalizing relations with Russia.   The military/security complex, using Trump’s position as President, has defined Russia and China […]


ORWELL’S DYSTOPIAN CCTV SURVEILLANCE STATE COMES TO LIFE IN CHINA – WHO’S NEXT?

ORWELL’S DYSTOPIAN CCTV SURVEILLANCE STATE COMES TO LIFE IN CHINA – WHO’S NEXT?

By Vic Bishop Waking Times December 19, 2017     We are fast approaching the technological and political realization of George Orwell’s dystopian promise for humanity. In the classic work 1984, Orwell describes a tightly controlled future where technocratic elites have stamped out individualism with total information awareness and total surveillance from the home, to the office, […]


Washington Is Destroying American Power

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 19, 2017   Washington Is Destroying American Power     Readers at home and around the world want to know what to make of the announcement that China henceforth will conduct oil purchases and sales in gold-backed Chinese currency. Is this an attack by Russia and China […]

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 29, 2017   Patriotism Is A Two-Edged Sword     I sometimes wonder if America’s greatest threat is the population’s hyper-patriotism. The bulk of the population is now at work shutting down the NFL players’ First Amendment rights, and none of the incensed censors are capable of […]


Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

By Against Crony Capitalism September 28, 2017   Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars   “War is a racket.” –  Major General Smedley Butler     Last night I was watching a documentary on The Battle of Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War. I encourage everyone to view it. It lays out starkly the hell […]

Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

What Can Be Done?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org September 27, 2017   What Can Be Done?   Despite clear evidence that Washington has chosen the path to conflict with Russia and China, European governments have not objected. Poland, Ukraine, and the Baltics even seem to demand more conflict or a quicker path to conflict. The European […]