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Factories and stores across China have largely remained closed after the Lunar New Year, which is affecting the domestic economy and international markets as well. (Image: via Pexels /  CC0 1.0)

The Coronavirus Is Damaging Globalization

The coronavirus is not only challenging healthcare systems across the world, it is also damaging the idea of globalization. Factories and stores across China have largely remained closed after the Lunar New Year. This has affected the domestic economy and…

The IOC went ahead with the 2008 Beijing Olympics despite opposition by rights organizations. (Image:  publicdomainpicturers /  CC0 1.0)

The Murder of the Musician Yu Zhou

Before the Summer Olympics of 2008, China arrested numerous Falun Gong practitioners across the country. Many of them ended up dead just days or even hours after their arrest. One person who died in this campaign by the Chinese government…

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The Coronavirus Is Damaging Globalization

The coronavirus is not only challenging healthcare systems across the world, it is also damaging the idea of globalization. Factories and stores across China have largely remained closed after the…

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The Boy Scouts of America Files for Bankruptcy

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The organization has been caught up in several sexual abuse claims and has suffered losses as part…

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The Murder of the Musician Yu Zhou

Before the Summer Olympics of 2008, China arrested numerous Falun Gong practitioners across the country. Many of them ended up dead just days or even hours after their arrest. One…

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How to Make a DIY Coronavirus Safety Mask

The spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus has triggered a huge spike in demand for face masks. In places like Hong Kong, supplies of the masks have dwindled, putting people at…

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Two Anomalies as US Evacuates Citizens From China

More than 1,000 U.S. citizens were trapped in Wuhan when the area was locked down during the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). After negotiations between the United States and China, the…

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US Charges Huawei With Theft of Trade Secrets

The United States government has charged Chinese tech company Huawei and its subsidiaries with violating anti-racketeering laws and conspiring to steal trade secrets from American companies. Huawei apparently stole IPs…

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Coronavirus: News From China

The coronavirus COVID-19 has infected tens of thousands of people in China and has spread to more than 25 countries. Because of China’s lack of transparency, the number of cases,…