Xi Jinping

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Xi’s world: COVID has accelerated China’s rise

October 22, 2020 9:56 am

Beijing can look forward, while other major economies are still working out how to manage the damage

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India and China are on a path to war

September 10, 2020 12:09 pm

Xi’s shock treatment signals the death of ‘peace and tranquillity’ and a resumption of a cold war between the Asian giants

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Welcome to authoritarian Hong Kong

July 31, 2020 2:52 pm

Rule of law has been replaced with rule by law — and the Communist party’s word is law

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Why Trumpism won’t outlive Trump

July 27, 2020 9:52 am

Unlike Reaganism, the nationalist agenda is backed by a diminishing electoral base

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How liberal globalism went bankrupt

July 22, 2020 8:45 am

Slain by the dragon

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The ill-timed revelations of John Bolton

June 17, 2020 4:41 pm

The books hit Trump

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How Xi is using fear of COVID to crush Hong Kong’s autonomy

May 27, 2020 11:31 pm

The leader believes freedom is another dangerous virus

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Putin needs Xi more than China needs Russia

May 25, 2020 10:37 am

A special relationship

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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

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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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Who will win the corona wars?

April 15, 2020 11:52 pm

History shows plagues are bad for big empires with weak frontiers: ask the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius

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Curbing China’s rise should be America’s top priority

April 14, 2020 12:25 pm

We cannot accept an order that permits China to create a sphere of authoritarianism beyond its borders

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Why is Trump being nice to China again?

April 6, 2020 7:13 pm

A trade deal hangs in the balance

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The coronavirus is springing the Thucydides trap

March 17, 2020 5:34 pm

War isn’t inevitable, until it is

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Xi’s dictatorship is a tragedy, not a farce

January 20, 2020 12:50 pm

His oppression impacts all aspects of Chinese life

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The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce

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Michael Bloomberg’s Chinese appeasement

November 30, 2019 1:26 pm

Xi’s megalomania is unalloyed and unchecked

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Trump’s economic nationalism is an effort to save capitalism

November 12, 2019 12:32 pm

America needs to harness capitalism as successfully as China has

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Will China meddle in the 2020 election?

October 8, 2019 4:29 pm

It isn’t going to be Vladimir Putin who swings the 2020 election. It might be Xi Jinping

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Trump’s yin and yang game with China

August 24, 2019 6:12 am

When Trump calls Xi his friend, markets should really be spooked

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The ur-Trump has re-emerged at last

August 23, 2019 6:32 pm

We are witnessing the logical culmination of decades of steadfast views on trade and international relations

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America should view China as a hostile, revolutionary power

August 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Washington needs to counter Beijing in the realm of public diplomacy and global opinion

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Will China stand in the way of peace in Venezuela?

July 17, 2019 1:59 pm

The last thing Xi wants to do is pander to US interests by backing Guaidó

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China will be the AI superpower

May 28, 2019 10:24 am

The US is sleepwalking into defeat

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How I learned to stop worrying and love Trump’s trade war

May 14, 2019 12:05 pm

China’s importance to domestic US industry has been exaggerated