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New Winnie The Pooh Film Denied Release In China — For An Allegedly Dark Reason
The lovable bear has emerged as a symbol of resistance in China against President Xi Jinping.
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John Oliver Is Blocked By China After He Makes Fun Of Its President
The “Last Week Tonight” host laid into China’s President Xi Jinping pretty deeply.
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Even After A Year In Office, Trump Can't Decide How He Feels About China
As Trump tries to broker a trade deal with China, let's just say his history of with Beijing is... complicated.
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China Marks Another Milestone In Quest To Become Space Superpower
It's the first time a rocket designed by a Chinese private company has successfully entered orbit.
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Kim Jong Un Secretly Met With Xi Jinping Again
President Trump is set to meet with Kim sometime in the next few weeks.
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Kim Jong Un Met With Xi Jinping, China Confirms
It is Kim's first trip abroad since he assumed power in 2011.
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In Trump's Universe, Human Rights Catastrophes Can Only Get Worse
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The president has brokered an informal alliance of autocrats and financiers worldwide against the U.N. and human rights more generally.
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China Re-elects Xi Jinping Without Term Limits
By Philip Wen and Ben Blanchard, Reuters
The legislature is packed with delegates loyal to the ruling Communist Party, meaning Xi’s re-election was never in doubt.
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China's Parliament Votes To Abolish Presidential Term Limits
By Ben Blanchard and Christian Shepherd, Reuters
Lawmakers overwhelmingly endorsed a controversial constitutional amendment that would allow President Xi Jinping to stay in office indefinitely.
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Trump Is Not Testing The Boundaries Of His Power. He's Tearing Them Down.
Neil J. Young
In Trump’s admiration of Xi Jinping – and the fawning of his enabling audience – we see again the dangers of this presidency.
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UCLA Basketball Players Freed Before Trump Intervened: Report
An ESPN investigation found Trump wasn't involved with the students' release.
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Chinese Censors Ban Winnie The Pooh, George Orwell And Letter 'N' To Silence Xi Critics
They've been busy scrubbing the web as critics take aim at President Xi Jinping’s expansion of power.
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China Sets Stage For Xi Jinping To Stay In Office Indefinitely
“In theory he could serve longer than Mugabe but in reality, no one is sure exactly what will happen,” one historian said.
China Sets Stage For Indefinite Xi Tenure By Removing Term Limits
By Ben Blanchard and Sue-Lin Wong, Reuters
China’s ruling Communist Party has proposed scrapping a two-term limit on the presidency.
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The World Has Officially Lost Confidence In U.S. Leadership Under Trump
Alana Horowitz Satlin
Even George W. Bush was more popular.
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How Washington Should Deal With A China Which Feels Confident And Empowered
Contributing writer, policy analyst, one who tilts at windmills
The long-suffering American hope that economic liberalization would yield intellectual and political freedom in China is
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Climate Change Poses Major Threat To Manufacturing, Study Finds
Alexander C. Kaufman
Will President Trump take it seriously now?
#MeToo Movement In Running For Time's Person Of The Year
Other nominees include Colin Kaepernick, Kim Jong Un and the Dreamers.
LaVar Ball Says He'd Probably Thank China's President Over Donald Trump
"If I was going to thank somebody, I’d probably thank President Xi."
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UCLA Players Thank Trump After China Frees Them In Shoplifting Case
The president had earlier questioned whether his efforts would be recognized by the young men.
Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
UCLA Players Arrested In China Arrive Home After Trump Talks To Xi Jinping
They were detained Nov. 7 in Hangzhou on shoplifting charges.
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