Hong Kong; Friends and enemies; History; Dong Jingwei; BRI; Xinjiang
My brain is a bit numb from reading and watching too much celebratory propaganda around the July 1 birthday, so today’s newsletter is a bit thin.
Today’s Essential Eight items:
Belt and Road Conference
History is what the Party says it is
Internationalizing the RMB
More signs Dong Jingwei did not defect to the US
New White Paper on 100 years of CCP Human Rights
US DOJ needs to do better
For those who thought PRC diplomats would be changing their style after last month’s Politburo study session, Zhang Heqing, a PRC diplomat posted to Pakistan as the cultural attache, has a message for you:
The small characters in the second line under “Deal with enemy” read “we are wolf warriors”.
Thanks for reading.