Pope Francis Kowtows to China… Naïve, Corrupt—or Both?

Liz Yore, in Crisis Magazine, writes: As the ancient Chinese proverb warns, a bad beginning makes for a bad ending. In June of 2013, Pope Francis dispatched to China the infamous Theodore McCarrick to begin deliberations with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to normalize relations with the Chinese Catholic Church. Those negotiations resulted in a secret […]

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BANNON: China’s Communist Party Is Our Enemy… What We Must Do To Defeat It

A Hollywood Ending for the Coming U.S.-China Divorce

Chris Fenton writes at Real Clear Politics: Let’s face it. The marriage of superpowers looked great on paper. Globalists and free market proponents, seeking earnings growth and the prospects of slowly democratizing the People’s Republic of China, eagerly arranged it. The courtship began in 1972 when Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger first set foot on […]

Letter of Support to Stephen K. Bannon from Japan

China Lied, Saying Coronavirus Started in Italy, But Italian Scientist Explains China Twisted His Words

The great Times of London — behind their very lame paywall — is reporting that renowned Italian scientist Giuseppe Remuzzi is rightly crying foul over Communist China’s twisting of his word to make it seem as if the novel coronavirus pandemic (which started in Wuhan, China) actually started in Italy: Beijing twisted my words on […]

Top Lawyer: China is Legally Responsible for Coronavirus Pandemic; Claims Could Be In TRILLIONS

James Kraska, chair and Charles H. Stockton professor of international maritime law in the Stockton Center for International Law at the U.S. Naval War College, writes in War on the Rocks that China is legally responsible for the coronavirus pandemic: As the novel coronavirus incubated in Wuhan from mid-December to mid-January, the Chinese state made […]

We’ll Survive the Coronavirus Pandemic, But Will We Survive China’s Communist Party?

Matt Mowers, in Townhall, writes the following: […] as we get through this crisis, I think it’s important to be mindful of a bigger problem on the horizon. America will certainly survive the Coronavirus outbreak, but it is clear now that our nation’s reliance on China hamstrung the early days of our response and lays […]

Masked Xi Jinping Visits Wuhan, Coronavirus Ground Zero, And Vows China Will “Win War”

In a remarkable, eerie press tele-conference, Chinese Communist Party Secretary General Xi Jinping praised frontline health workers and vowed that China would win the war on the coronavirus pandemic that originated in Wuhan, China. The Guardian reports: China’s leader, Xi Jinping, has visited Wuhan for the first time since the coronavirus outbreak began, a signal […]

Top Wuhan Coronavirus Doc: High Blood Pressure Is Major Death Risk

Underscoring the danger of high blood pressure (hypertension), a top doctor from Wuhan and his colleagues are warning that the chronic condition places people at a higher risk of death. Bloomberg reports: Patients with hypertension appear to be at a higher risk of dying from the coronavirus, said a top Chinese intensive care doctor who’s […]

Top Chinese Geneticist: World Infections will increase 10 fold every 19 days, unless “drastic measures” taken

The South China Morning Post reports that a team led by Jin Li, a leading geneticist and the vice-president of Fudan Univeristy, is sounding the alarm about the need for drastic containment measures. The number of coronavirus cases outside China will increase tenfold every 19 days if no drastic measures are taken to contain its […]

China’s Regime Requires Government Offices to Destroy Data on Coronavirus Pandemic

Dissident Chinese media giant The Epoch Times, which has a remarkable knack for obtaining documents that China’s authorities would prefer to be kept hidden, reports that shredders are humming in China’s local government offices. Chinese Authorities Require Government Offices to Destroy Data Related to Coronavirus Outbreak In recent weeks, the Chinese regime has reported fewer […]

China factory activity collapses to worst on record as coronavirus pandemic paralyses economy

Reuters reports the following: China factory activity dives to worst on record as coronavirus paralyses economy – PMI * Caxin Feb factory activity contracts at sharpest pace on record * Output, new orders collapse to historic lows as virus jolts * Exports and employment also in sharp contraction * Economy paralysed by outbreak, sharp contraction […]

NASA: China’s Airborne Nitrogen Dioxide Plummets As Coronavirus Pandemic Crushes Economy

NASA Earth Observatory reports plummeting nitrogen dioxide as China’s economy grinds to a halt under the burden of the coronavirus pandemic: Airborne Nitrogen Dioxide Plummets Over China January 1 – February 25, 2020 NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) pollution monitoring satellites have detected significant decreases in nitrogen dioxide (NO2) over China. There is evidence […]

EXCLUSIVE: Uyghurs Languishing, Starving Under China’s Coronavirus Quarantines

Uyghurs Are Languishing, Starving Under China’s Coronavirus Quarantines By Salih Hudayar Over the past month, as the coronavirus began to grab the attention of the international community, the intense persecution of the Uyghurs and other peoples of East Turkistan (the region that China calls “Xinjiang”) has become largely forgotten. Now, perhaps more than ever, the […]

Break with China? Top Trump aide Navarro eyes an opening with coronavirus

Politico reports that President Trump’s Director of Trade and Manufacturing Policy is leading the push to cure our dangerous dependence on China for essential medical goods: Peter Navarro, the leading China critic in the Trump administration, is seizing the moment. The White House’s director of trade and manufacturing policy and the administration’s other China hawks […]

Pompeo Slams Iran & China Over Coronavirus Cover-up; Iranian Health Official Infected

On Tuesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lambasted Iran and China for covering up and censoring vital information, warning that “censorship can have deadly consequences” for countries around the world as they attempt to understand and prepare for the quickly-moving COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. [email protected] on responses to the #coronavirus in China and Iran: Censorship can […]

Gordon Chang: Coronavirus Is Killing China’s Factories and Creating Economic Chaos

Gordon Chang writes in the National Interest: “Walmart, which essentially forces suppliers to manufacture in China, told consumers to “save money, live better.” Yet how can they live better if store shelves are bare?” This looks like the end of China’s central role in global supply chains. A microbe in China—and the response of a […]

Chairman Xi Jinping: Coronavirus a “Crisis”

Politico reports that Chairman Xi Jinping is acknowledging the failings of the Chinese Communist Party, while in the same breath defending it. Politico reports [excerpt]: “This is a crisis for us and it is also a major test,” he said, acknowledging that the country needed to learn from the “obvious shortcomings exposed” in its response, […]

PANDEMIC Likely As Coronavirus Outbreaks Spike in Several Countries

The world is awakening to the grave risk posed by coronavirus growing from an epidemic to a pandemic. NY Mag reports: On Friday, the head of the World Health Organization offered a stark warning about the chances of containing the global spread of the novel coronavirus amid ominous new outbreaks of the disease outside of China. “The […]

Woman infects 5 family members; China’s researchers warn patients can transmit coronavirus without showing symptoms

More worrying news coming from China. Business Insider reports the following: Chinese researchers have confirmed a case of asymptomatic transmission of the new coronavirus: A 20-year-old woman from Wuhan passed it to five of her family members but never got physically sick herself. The case study is the first concrete evidence that a person showing no […]