1. Blueneck

    This is bizarre

    I'm speechless. Beijing to Judge Every Resident Based on Behavior by End of 2020 That is just scary.
  2. Coyote

    Wal-Mart Says Tariffs Will Increase Consumer Prices

    They have two choices basically: Accept lower profits for their shareholders, or increase costs for consumers. Which do you think they'll choose? There is a third option, they could just get rid of as many workers as possible. Surely that won't hurt local economies in the Midwest, right...
  3. T

    China ignores Trump threat on Iran, says business there will continue

    Odd. President Trump said anyone doing business with Iran will not be doing business with the US, but everyone doing business with Iran seems to be continuing to do so, despite the boy-king's declaration. Apparently, other heads of state and head's of governmetn don't heed the presdient's...
  4. Friday13

    America first? Photos of Trump-Pence 2020 campaign flags being made in China

    Consorting with the enemy in his own "trade war"? America first? Photos emerge of Trump-Pence 2020 campaign flags being made in China Reuters: Made in China: Trump re-election flags may get burned by his tariffs As Trump targets trade, a Chinese factory says it's been hired to...
  5. DebateDrone

    Trump’s Re-election Banners Could Get Hit by His Own China Tariffs I hope Trump can get an exemption.
  6. Crusher

    Henry Kissinger Pushed Trump to Work With Russia to Box In China

    Henry Kissinger Pushed Trump to Work With Russia to Box In China Henry Kissinger suggested to President Donald Trump that the United States should work with Russia to contain a rising China. The former secretary of state—who famously engineered the tactic of establishing diplomatic...
  7. RNG

    China using Russian strategy in trade war with America

    Basically, several experts think China will simply devalue their currency (even more) to minimize the effect of tariffs and just wait it out. That was Russia's strategy and it was quite successful. That is successful for a government that doesn't have to worry about getting elected so can ride...
  8. RNG

    China's soybean strategy

    Here is a cute video the Chinese made as propaganda directed at US soy farmers. One of the first, though somewhat gentle shots in the trade war...
  9. excalibur

    Did China Hack Hillary?

    I do not believe this should be surprising if true. And if true another black mark on the FBI and intel agencies. Former top FBI lawyer Lisa Page testified during two days of closed-door House hearings, revealing shocking new Intel against her old bosses at the Bureau, according the...
  10. K

    Tesla has new factory in China

    Tesla goes big in China with Shanghai plant Reuters Reuters July 10,2018 SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Tuesday landed a deal with Chinese authorities to build a new auto plant in Shanghai, its first factory outside the United States, that...
  11. RNG

    US launches WTO complaint against Canada, Mexico, Turkey, China and EU

    With Dot Don's laying down and offering his throat and stomach to Putin, this isn't getting any coverage. In an earlier story on this that I couldn't find again, Lighthizer said the US tariffs were justified because of national security concerns. Yeah, sure. U.S. launches tariff...
  12. bajisima

    China orders media to limit criticism of Trump

    Anyone else find this odd? China has reportedly issued refreshed guidelines to its media ordering outlets not to attack President Trump. Sources in Chinese state media told Reuters that the government is concerned about negative coverage of the president further inflaming the trade...
  13. CEngelbrecht

    China blamed for mystery rise in ozone-depleting emissions

    Aaand the ozone hole is growing again. Only a matter of time. Human stupidity has no boundary. China blamed for mystery rise in ozone-depleting emissions | The Daily Telegraph Could somebody please tell those those factory bosses, that lucre ain't gonna be worth seeing the skin boil on your...
  14. bajisima

    Canada to impose steel tariffs and quotas on steel from China

    The Canadian government is taking measures to thwart a potential flood of steel imports as a result of global exporters trying to avoid U.S. tariffs, according to a Bloomberg News story. The potential move follows in the footsteps of the European Union's decision to ward off dumping of steel...
  15. Friday13

    China's Media Calls Trump Delusional

    I agree. China's Media Calls Trump Delusional
  16. The Man

    China helps Russia with Kurils

    Japan Protests Russian Internet Expansion on Disputed Islands New airport on Iturup island, which the Russians built back in 2015 and which will be used by both civilian and military aircraft Su-35s take off from Iturup in March It is interesting...
  17. Robert Urbanek

    Transfer NK nukes to China?

    If North Korea balks at completely dismantling its nuclear weapons, one possible compromise would be to put the weapons into the custody of China, thus removing them from the Korean peninsula. Technically, N. Korea could always get them back if relations soured with the U.S. Not an ideal...
  18. bmanmcfly

    Defense Intelligence Agency Officer arrested for attempted espionage to China. Arrested for trying to send defense intelligence information to China... This will be the first person from Obama era who is facing capital crimes...
  19. BigLeRoy

    Karl Rove's Excellent Paragraph On China

    Disclaimer: You know, I mostly loathe Karl Rove. He was the Minister of Propaganda during the George W. Bush administration, and he learned his craft from the Manual of Propaganda According to Joseph Goebbels. He is a man of little honor and dubious ethics. But no one ever accused him of being...
  20. Arkady

    China learns the cardinal rule when doing business with Trump.

    Over the course of his business career, Trump was involved in lawsuits at a rate of well over 100 per year, largely because his custom was to refuse to pay contractors what he owed unless they sued. Smart contractors learned not to do business with him, or else to insist on full payment...