It's Time to Walk Away From the China Trade War Talks
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Is Russia Prepping for War by Cracking Down on Social Media?
Putin may want to build his own version of the Great Firewall of China. But it's a little late for that.
State-Owned Chinese TV Network Registers as Foreign Agent
The network says it's independent from the Chinese government and is registering out an abundance of caution.
The Fashion Students Defying China’s Rejection of #MeToo
Two fashion students are challenging the Chinese authorities, which have sought to stifle the #MeToo movement by shaming the women who have spoken up to report abuse.
Is Ivanka Trump Planning a Big Fashion Comeback in China?
While Ivanka Trump’s former fashion label hemorrhaged U.S. customers, she’s taken out new trademarks in China. It may be part of her post-White House plan.
The Brief Life and Death of China’s Moon Plants
On Tuesday, China announced it had successfully grown cotton on the moon. By Thursday, the plants were dead.
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How the U.S. Is Quietly Winning the Hypersonic Arms Race
The Russians have their Avangard missiles and the Chinese have a railgun, but the Americans have developed maneuverable hypersonic shells for their existing artillery.
Trump Wants to Turn the U.S. Military Into U.S. Mercenaries
From Europe to the Korean Peninsula, Trump insists countries pay more for the U.S. troops. Meanwhile Putin, Xi Jinping, and Kim Jong Un enjoy the spectacle of shattering alliances.