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Sudden Changes Under Trump Administration to 2 US Boards of Defense
Significant changes in the Defense Business and Defense Policy Boards have recently taken place under the Trump administration.  According to the Defense News website, new members to the Defense Business Board include Corey Lewandowski, Trump’s...
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US Commerce Department Bans Investments in Chinese Military-Backed Companies
On Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, the Trump administration issued an executive order barring investments in private companies with close ties to Chinese military, intelligence, and security organizations. The order was issued to safeguard American interests...
US Justice Department: Yale Discriminated Against White and Asian Applicants
The Department of Justice’s two-year investigation into Yale University’s admissions practices has found that the school discriminated against undergraduate applicants of white and Asian backgrounds on the basis of their race. On Aug. 13, the...
US and Japan Closer to Trade Deal After Trump-Abe Meeting
On April 26 and 27, U.S. President Donald Trump hosted his Japanese counterpart, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at the White House for bilateral trade talks, announcing that the two countries may come to a deal...
Readers Criticize Seattle Times Op-Ed for Pro-Beijing Slant
An op-ed in The Seattle Times has received heavy condemnation online for what readers saw as the author's one-sided view that the U.S.-China trade conflict is recklessly hurting business in Washington state. Robert Spitzer, co-leader...