House Passes Hong Kong Human Rights And Democracy Act, China Promises Response

By Staff, Scmp.com -

China’s top legislature and government agencies on Wednesday slammed the US House of Representatives for passing a bill in support of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, warning of [...]

China Showcases Fearsome New Missiles To Counter U.S. At Military Parade

By Michael Martina, Reuters.com -

In a speech at the start of the nearly three-hour, highly choreographed spectacle, Chinese President Xi Jinping said that his country would stay on the path of “peaceful development,” but that [...]

At UN Session, US Empire In Decline And Global Solidarity On The Rise

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

As the United States becomes more brazen and ridiculous in its attempts to stay in control, it is driving other countries to turn away from the US and organize around it. There are growing calls [...]

The United States Keeps Getting China All Wrong

By Robert Scheer, Truthdig -

For decades, China has been an enigmatic foe and friend to the United States. From trade to immigration, the two international giants have been linked in inextricable ways in recent years. With [...]

China And The Prospects For A Global Ecological Civilization

By David Schwartzman, Climateandcapitalism.com -

We now hear daily the news about the tariff conflict with the U.S. and the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. But there is a critically important question regarding China’s current and future global [...]

Open Letter to Congress: Why the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 Must Be Opposed

By K.J.Noh, Kevin Zeese, and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

This Open Letter urges Members of Congress to oppose HR 3289, the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019, which was referred to the Committee on Foreign affairs on June 13th, 2019.  The [...]

On The Ground, Feeling The Pulse Of Protest Hong Kong

By Pepe Escobar, Asiatimes.com -

What’s going on deep down in Hong Kong? For a former resident with deep cultural and emotional ties to the Fragrant Harbor, it’s quite hard to take it all in just within the framework of cold [...]

Empires Are A Secret Until They Start Falling

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

In the past, we have written about the 2020s as a decade when US Empire will end. This is based on Alfred McCoy's predictions (listen to our interview with him on Clearing the FOG). Sociologist [...]

Which Way Out Of Neoliberalism: Fascism Or Socialism?

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The conditions of decline which characterize the neoliberal stage of capitalist production worldwide have no doubt led to a growth in the scope and influence of fascism in the Western world. In [...]

Pro-Hong Kong Rally In DC Against “CHINAZI Regime” Being Sponsored With US Govt-Linked Money

By Staff, Orinocotribune.com -

A planned Washington DC protest in support of Hong Kong activists and promoting the ‘Chinazi’ flag is being sponsored by at least six organizations backed by the notoriously shady, US-funded [...]

America Loses Asia-Pacific As Full Spectrum Dominance Continues To Fail

By Matthew Ehret, Strategic-culture.org -

While American military exercises in the Pacific have played out on China’s doorstep at an accelerating rate since the Pivot to Asia was announced in 2011 with the most recent US-Australia [...]

New Bases To Counter China? Indo-Pacific Is New Priority Region For The US

By Darius Shahtahmasebi, Rt.com -

After devastating the Middle East through sanctions, warfare, and the backing of extremists to fight proxy wars, the Indo-Pacific region – not the Middle East – is now the Pentagon’s “priority” [...]

Hong Kong Protest Leaders Expose Themselves As US Tools

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance -

The recent turn of events in Hong Kong has further exposed that the protesters have a close relationship with right-wing US politicians and they are being used as a tool in the Great Power [...]

Hong Kong Shows China Must Abandon Its Property Model

By Martin Choi, Scmp.com -

The southern city of Shenzhen, now a blueprint for China’s urban development, should abandon the Hong Kong property model it borrowed decades ago, warned the country’s “godfather of real estate”. [...]

Hong Kong Rioters Wage Sabotage Campaign To Press Congress Into Punishing China

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

Some 30 black clad people with gas masks and helmets had entered a train to ride to another place to create another of their usual flash mob riots. The other passengers clearly disagree with the [...]