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mcmaster

How Britain can tame China

July 23, 2020 9:18 am

The UK has a critical role to play in countering aggression

beijing

What Beijing’s second wave teaches us about COVID

June 16, 2020 7:02 am

Maybe the Chinese authorities will succeed in suppressing it a second time — but it is still liable to pop up again

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Whitehall on trial: how the UK government is preparing for the COVID inquiry

June 4, 2020 11:50 am

For the first time in living memory No. 10 is involved in delivering policy, not just making it

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Wuhdunnit? We have only suspicions, not proof

May 31, 2020 4:55 pm

The idea that the virus is man-made is not just a crazy theory that Trump got from one of his golf buddies

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Lockdowns are as contagious as COVID

May 21, 2020 9:23 pm

Once short-term deaths become the yardstick by which policies are judged, it is difficult to steer a different course

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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

hong kong

It’s time to take a stand against Chinese bullying

May 19, 2020 1:24 pm

China has gotten away with a lot because the world wanted to avert its eyes

covid

COVID-19: the bluffer’s guide

May 12, 2020 11:28 am

‘That’s the viral test. I’m talking about the antibody test’

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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

government

How government can learn from disasters

May 11, 2020 8:17 am

Our preparedness for tomorrow’s catastrophe depends upon learning from the past

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The world puts an * next to China

April 29, 2020 5:50 am

The asterisk is the powerful symbol of a new era of distrust

fourth turning

Are we now in a Fourth Turning Crisis?

April 27, 2020 12:01 pm

Fourth Turnings end with an existential crisis that either destroys the country or results in its renewal

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Half of Americans want their state to sue China for coronavirus damages

April 24, 2020 4:49 pm

And 70 percent of voters polled said China should be forced to allow independent investigators into the country to investigate the origins of the virus

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Forget China: people are mad at Lululemon instead

April 21, 2020 6:35 pm

The bat fried rice hits the fan

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There are lies, damned lies and epidemiological models

April 21, 2020 4:05 pm

What will be the fatality rate of our insane overreaction?

canada

How boring, healthy Canada is coping with COVID

April 20, 2020 5:38 am

We have a reputation for being exceedingly dull. That has its upsides

sovereignty

Sovereignty rules

April 14, 2020 11:55 am

The viruses-don’t-respect-borders slogan is dead wrong

easter

This Easter, we should moderate our complacency

April 12, 2020 4:01 pm

The pressure of contemporary events crowds us into the impatient confines of the present, rendering us insensible to the lessons of history

Rep. French Hill who

French Hill: Congress should conduct ‘full oversight’ of WHO funding

April 10, 2020 10:52 am

The WHO claimed in January the virus couldn’t be transmitted by human-to-human contact

country

The case for reopening the country now

April 9, 2020 4:57 pm

Public health experts are well and good in their place. Their place is not running the country

middle east

Coronavirus is a ticking time-bomb for the Middle East’s old guard

April 5, 2020 12:07 pm

Conflict won’t end and over-centralized states will struggle to reform

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Questioning coronavirus origins is not a conspiracy

April 4, 2020 4:13 pm

It’s up to the media to discover the truth, not accept answers at face value

world

How will the world be changed by the war against coronavirus?

April 2, 2020 1:06 pm

Will March 2020 be remembered like the Great Crash of 1929 or the end of World War Two in 1945?

china

Beware China’s masked diplomacy

March 31, 2020 1:14 pm

From Confucius to confusing us: disinformation with a Chinese twist