Sinocism weekly discussionHappy Friday! We are still in holiday mode, so no specific topics. Feel free to talk about whatever you want. I am feeling nostalgic for Beijing…
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Reminder: Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in the US and so there will be no newsletter. There will be the regular weekly open discussion on Friday. Xi congrat…
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I know over the last few weeks I warned that Trump might really push the envelope on tough China policies before he had to step down. That may still ha…
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The new panda cub at the National Zoo in Washington DC has a name—Xiao Qi Ji 小奇迹。 Apologies for engaging in panda propaganda, and US-China relations ar…
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Sinocism weekly discussion; Xi Thought on Rule of Law; Credit markets; Australia-ChinaHappy Friday! One housekeeping note: Occasional forwarding of the newsletter is encouraged, but there are some readers who regularly forward it …
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Today’s Essential Eight items: Xi’s APEC speech Xi Jinping Thought on the Rule of Law Australia-China “Five Eyes” statement on Hong Kong draws threat f…
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Today’s Essential Eight: China’s list of grievances against Australia More debt market stress Hong Kong Xi Jinping Thought on the Rule of Law US-China …
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Now we know why the latest issue of Qiushi published excerpts by Xi on “law-based governance”. The central conference on work related to overall law-ba…
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Axios has more details on the Trump Administration efforts to push through a series of measures against China in its final weeks in office - Trump plan…
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Sinocism weekly discussion; Credit markets stress; Does Xi see Jack Ma as a "patriotic entr…Hi everyone, feels even more this week that there are so many things to discuss. Three quick notes: Yesterday I linked to a good explainer of th…
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Apologies but no lead commentary today, I am out of gas and don’t want to waste your time…the newsletter is already long enough. I hope to see many of …
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Beijing took another step to erode even the pretense of “One Country, Two Systems for Hong Kong” -Mass resignation of Hong Kong opposition lawmakers af…
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