World Health Organization

taiwan

Taiwan’s balancing act is becoming ever more precarious

May 22, 2020 2:57 pm

China has not ruled out taking back Taiwan by military force if necessary

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Let’s blame China

May 22, 2020 1:25 pm

Much of the western media is behaving like a subsidiary of the Chinese Communist party

useful idiots

Xi’s useful idiots against free speech

May 20, 2020 9:50 am

Free-thinking people everywhere should condemn those among us who facilitate China’s lies

globalization

EDITORIAL: a new balance

May 18, 2020 3:03 pm

America must deploy an industrial policy to strike a better balance between globalization and the national interest

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Could having a cold protect against COVID?

May 15, 2020 8:24 am

Immunity from other influenza viruses helped protect the population during the outbreak of swine flu

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Ma Jian: China’s regime is ‘stronger than ever’

May 11, 2020 3:05 pm

The dissident author Ma Jian on China after the virus

taiwan

President Trump’s support for Taiwan is welcome

May 11, 2020 12:18 pm

The US government has done more than most to enhance ties with Taipei

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WHO ate all the pangolins?

May 8, 2020 12:43 pm

The World Health Organizations tacit defense of Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Beijing’s biotech bullies

May 5, 2020 11:05 am

Australian politicians need to stop being so naive and wise up about the threat posed by the Chinese Communist party

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Chinese diplomat’s COVID-19 PR exercise backfires

April 25, 2020 11:33 am

‘I think this kind of disinformation is very dangerous, I think in a sense it is like a political virus’

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Why is the New York Times shilling for the World Health Organization?

April 17, 2020 5:06 am

The Times feels more loyalty to failing global institutions than to the Americans who buy its newspapers

recovery

Trump walks the recovery tightrope

April 16, 2020 6:21 pm

Good cop, bad cop...then back to work?

homeland security

What a leaked Homeland Security report tells us about coronavirus

April 16, 2020 8:29 am

Could COVID be more prevalent — but less deadly — than we initially thought?

cash

The cashless lobby is cashing in on the COVID-19 crisis

April 15, 2020 3:22 pm

What does evidence matter when you have a multi-million payments industry to promote?

ibuprofen

Is it dangerous to take ibuprofen?

April 14, 2020 9:28 am

There is some suggestion that the anti-inflammatory properties of ibuprofen may — in some people — affect the immune system

elite wisdom

The thin facade of authority

April 13, 2020 5:45 pm

Humility is key to learning, but it is found more easily from a wealth of diverse existential experiences on the margins

jimmy fallon celebrities

Why we love to hate celebrities

April 6, 2020 9:10 pm

‘One World: Together at Home’ is a weirdly complacent name

taiwan

The best message the State Department could send Beijing and the WHO

March 30, 2020 5:25 pm

Time to officially recognize Taiwan

world health organization

Abolish the World Health Organization

March 24, 2020 4:00 pm

The WHO has become another pointless organization pandering to the world’s worst actors

coronavirus

There’s no need to panic about coronavirus

January 25, 2020 12:59 pm

Nasty bugs derived from Chinese livestock markets never fail to whip up mass hysteria