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Human Rights and Religious Persecution

Articles On: Sanctions, Xinjiang, Qiao Collection, Geng Xiaonan, Detainment, Forced Labor, Bishops, and Protester Held In China

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, October 25, 2020

This section documents the myriad abuses that the Chinese Communist Party commits against its own people in violation of its commitments under the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Foreign Interference and Coercion

Articles On: Hostage Diplomacy, Swiss Secret Deal, Threats, Fear, Taipei, Elections, Information Warfare, and Australian Writer Detained

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, October 25, 2020

The Chinese Communist Party wages a series of foreign interference and coercion campaigns and this section provides articles and reports explaining those actions, as well as the damage they do abroad.

Environmental Harms

Articles On: The Mekong River, China's High-Carbon Plans, and Fishing Fleet

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, October 25, 2020

China is the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases and generates enormous pollution and environmental degradation. This section highlights the activities carried out by entities controlled by the Chinese Communist Party that harm our environment.


Articles On: Dairy Company Fined, Hong Kong Protestors, Chinese Scholars, Violent Attack, Banks, and COVID-19 Vaccines

via China Global Sharp Power Weekly Alert
Sunday, October 25, 2020

Articles that illuminate the lack of personal freedom and political liberty under the Chinese Communist Party.

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The Importance of Being Candid: On China’s Relationship with the Rest of the World

via Policy Exchange
Friday, October 23, 2020

The U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor, Matthew Pottinger, gives a speech on the role that reciprocity and candor play in the American approach to the PRC.

by Matthew Pottinger

In the News

China Hopes For Change If Biden Wins, But Little Likely

quoting Elizabeth Economyvia KIRO
Thursday, October 22, 2020

BEIJING — (AP) — Chinese leaders hope Washington will tone down conflicts over trade, technology and security if Joe Biden wins the Nov. 3 presidential election. But any shift is likely to be in style, not substance, as frustration with Beijing increases across the American political spectrum.

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In China, Not All Triple-A-Rated Bonds Are Created Equal

via The Wall Street Journal
Thursday, October 22, 2020

Serena Ng of the WSJ details how, triple-A corporate bond ratings inside the PRC have risen from 37.5% of the total in 2015 to 57% today… while in the United States and other countries, triple-A ratings are rare and represent only the best debt issuers.

by Serena Ng

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How China Threatens American Democracy

via Foreign Affairs
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

In this Foreign Affairs article, the U.S. National Security Advisor describes how the United States has shone a “spotlight of transparency on the CCP” and encourages others not to ignore the ideology that animates the Party.

by Robert C. O'Brien

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Statement by the Subcommittee on International Human Rights Concerning the Human Rights Situation of Uyghurs and Other Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang, China

via Parliament of Canada
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Quote from the Canadian Parliament’s Subcommittee statement: “Based on the evidence put forward during the Subcommittee hearings, both in 2018 and 2020, the Subcommittee is persuaded that the actions of the Chinese Communist Party constitute genocide as laid out in the Genocide Convention.”

by Subcommittee on International Human Rights

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'Xi Thought' Is Creeping Into Everything From Chinese Sci-Fi to Company Filings

via Bloomberg
Monday, October 19, 2020

As “Xi Thought” nears elevation alongside “Mao Zedong Thought” in the pantheon of the CCP’s Marxist-Leninist ideology, companies and other elements of society jockey to shape their decisions and actions to match the Leader’s slogans.