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The Irony Of China’s Most Recent Bitcoin Ban

The Irony Of China’s Most Recent Bitcoin Ban

by Peter C. Earle Various aspects of cryptocurrency use have been banned in China numerous times over the better part of the last decade. The most stringent barriers yet, though, were announced on Friday, September 24th. In a series of statements, Chinese economic planners listed their edicts in stepwise fashion, including no financial supports or […]

Amid Concerns About Declining Birth Rates, China Announces Plan To Reduce Abortions

Amid Concerns About Declining Birth Rates, China Announces Plan To Reduce Abortions

Mary Margaret Olohan China’s government plans to reduce the number of abortions taking place in the country, Chinese health authorities announced Monday. The plan to decrease “nonmedical abortions” was briefly mentioned in a long policy document on women’s health, The Washington Post reported. But the Beijing health officials did not explain how they would carry that […]

China Syndrome? Is Evergrande A Symptom Of Deeper Malaise

China Syndrome? Is Evergrande A Symptom Of Deeper Malaise

BY Tyler Durden | ZeroHedge Authored by Bill Blain via MorningPorridge.com, Evergrande’s imminent default is rocking markets – but few believe the collapse of a Chinese property developer could trigger a global financial crisis. What if Evergrande is just a symptom of a deeper malaise within the Chinese economy and its political/business structures? Maybe there […]

Politico Owes The New York Post An Apology

Politico Owes The New York Post An Apology

T. Becket Adams   Politico owes the New York Post an apology. While we’re at it, Politico also owes Politico an apology. The New York Post, in October of 2020, revealed the existence of a laptop reportedly belonging to Hunter Biden, the contents of which purport to show he regularly traded on his father’s name to enrich the Biden family. One email pulled from […]

Careful CNN, Your Bias Is Showing

Careful CNN, Your Bias Is Showing

 Larry Keane  CNN’s not even pretending to hide their antigun bias these days. Two reports over the weekend painted gun owners as a scourge on America while at the same time giving criminals – and Chinese communists – a free pass. CNN posted a report on the soaring level of criminal violence in America. The report’s headline […]

China Is Deleting Its Own Stars From The Internet

China Is Deleting Its Own Stars From The Internet

T. Becket Adams We were promised great things when the U.S. opened trade with China. We were promised it would expose the Middle Kingdom to Western values of liberty and freedom of expression. We were promised it would loosen the Chinese Community Party’s grip on its people and its neighbors. We were promised it would […]

Biden’s U.N. Speech Falls Flat

Biden’s U.N. Speech Falls Flat

Arielle Del Turco   In the wake of multiple international crises of his own making, President Biden arrived on the scenes at the United Nations General Assembly this week to deliver his first address as president. Senator Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) on “Washington Watch” described Biden’s speech as “walking into the United Nations and slapping a giant […]

Now You Tell Us: Politico Reporter Confirms Long-Denied Hunter Biden Laptop Story

Now You Tell Us: Politico Reporter Confirms Long-Denied Hunter Biden Laptop Story

  By Art Moore WND News Center   CNN anchor Brian Stelter in October 2020 repeats the unsubstantiated claim that the Hunter Biden email story reported by the New York post was ‘Russian disinformation.’ Was the current president of the United States part of a multi-million-dollar family-business deal with a major Chinese energy firm with close ties […]

TikTok Parent Company Limits Screen Time For Chinese Kids To 40 Minutes Per Day

TikTok Parent Company Limits Screen Time For Chinese Kids To 40 Minutes Per Day

Ailan Evans TikTok maker ByteDance announced Saturday it was limiting screen time for Chinese users under 14 years old. The Chinese version of video sharing platform TikTok, called “Douyin,” unveiled a new “youth mode” feature that limits the use of its app for children under 14 to 40 minutes a day, its parent company ByteDance announced Saturday. […]

Stock Market Nosedives As Massive Sell-Off Continues

Stock Market Nosedives As Massive Sell-Off Continues

Thomas Catenacci  Major stock market indices plummeted Monday in a continuing sell-off tied to China’s declining property value, increasing COVID-19 cases and lack of progress in Congress on increasing the debt limit. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), an index measuring 30 major U.S. corporations, dropped 1.78% on Monday. The S&P index, which measures 500 of the […]