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09/21/2020 – 两大原因 或冲击中国未来基本粮食供应

Posted on Sep 21, 2020

来源:https://www.epochtimes.com/gb/20/9/21/n12419715.htm 【大纪元2020年09月21日讯】(大纪元记者张婷综合报导)“公民力量”创建人和主席杨建利9月17日在《国会山报》上发表评论文章称,中国可能会因粮食短缺而陷入困境,甚至可能重复大饥荒历史。 国内粮食总产量减少,长江流域发生大洪水,虫灾和非洲猪瘟等,都让北京感到头痛。再有就是中共与他国外交关系恶化,进而以限制农产品进口为威胁筹码,结果却给中国国内对农产品的供应和储备带来困境。这两个原因使中国未来基本粮食供应面临风险。广告 国内灾难频发 农产品产量大幅降低 杨建利称,占中国水稻产量70%的长江流域发生了自1939年以来最严重洪灾,数百万亩耕地受损。根据中国气象局的数据,有400多条河流的水位超过防洪线,其中33条河流的水位达到历史最高点。大雨已经摧毁了大片的工业和农业用地,专家警告说,最糟糕的情况可能还在后面。 与此同时,中国农产品的价格飙升,正在引发人们对中国食品安全的担忧。根据中共国家统计局的数据,7月份食品价格和去年同期相比上涨了13%;猪肉价格上涨了约85%。玉米价格和大豆价格也都出现了大幅上涨。...

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09/17/2020 – Another famine coming? China struggles to meet basic food demands

Posted on Sep 17, 2020

source: https://thehill.com/opinion/international/516607-another-famine-coming-china-struggles-to-meet-basic-food-demands BY JIANLI YANG, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 09/17/20 02:00 PM EDT  544THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL China, which embarked on the mission of becoming a superpower by showing its economic and military might to the world, now may be brought to its knees over a shortage of food. Reduction in overall domestic food production; a recent deluge in the Yangtze River basin, the rice bowl of China; and a slash in imports, mostly aggravated...

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09/16/2020 – On Taiwan, Moral Courage from the Czech Republic

Posted on Sep 16, 2020

source: https://www.newsweek.com/taiwan-moral-courage-czech-republic-opinion-1531841 AARON RHODES AND DR. JIANLI YANG Individual acts of moral and civic courage, whether on the local or international level, are indispensable to the struggle against tyranny. Today, democratic Taiwan faces such a struggle, as mainland China threatens to subvert its freedom as it did in Hong Kong or even launch a military assault. Earlier this month, president of the Czech senate Milos Vystrcil stood up to the Chinese Communist Party’s threats by visiting Taiwan with a 90-member delegation. Voicing...

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09/15/2020 – China despised worldwide for its bullying, lying and expansionist incursions

Posted on Sep 15, 2020

source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2020/sep/15/china-despised-worldwide-for-its-bullying-lying-an/?fbclid=IwAR1TgS8AYoMywicQRdsjOIV98jBJTHIuKgUKGydmj8q7Ocpcpxd17P5a0P4 By Jianli Yang – – Tuesday, September 15, 2020 ANALYSIS/OPINION: China enters September despised by scores of countries over its constant bullying, lying and expansionist incursions. The isolation is evident as global cynicism turns into overt antagonism, making the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) desperate to search for a friendly face on any continent. It finally found a friend in Cameroon, at the...

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09/14/2020 – How to Handle WeChat’s Threat Smartly

Posted on Sep 14, 2020

source: https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/09/14/china-wechat-ban-targeted-response/ BY JIANLI YANG, TIMES WANG, DEYU WANG | SEPTEMBER 14, 2020, 5:24 PM The executive orders relating to WeChat and its parent company Tencent, as well as TikTok and its parent company ByteDance, issued by U.S. President Donald Trump have sparked controversy and debate. Two of us, Times Wang and Jianli Yang, have previously expressed concern about First Amendment issues and other worries about the WeChat order, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation has done the same with respect to TikTok. Others have opined in...

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09/14/2020 – Cotton goods from China tainted with Uyghur forced labour

Posted on Sep 14, 2020

September 14, 2020 By Jianli Yang and Lianchao Han The Department of Homeland Security announced today that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents would begin turning away products sourced from forced labor in the Xinjiang region of China, where more than a million Muslims, mostly of the Uyghur minority, have been imprisoned in concentration camps. The ban will include cotton, hair products, computer components, and some textiles.We welcome the Trump administration’s effort to crack down on the Chinese Communist Party’s atrocities in the region.           Uyghur human rights group...

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09/04/2020 – Political Change in China Is Not Implausible | Opinion

Posted on Sep 4, 2020

来源:https://www.newsweek.com/political-change-china-not-implausible-opinion-1529321 DR. JIANLI YANG , FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT, CITIZEN POWER INITIATIVES FOR CHINAON 9/4/20 AT 6:30 AM EDT Opposition to China’s paramount leader, Xi Jinping, is increasing despite severe crackdown on dissenting voices. Intrusive security controls and surveillance, undue centralization of power, mishandling of unrest in Hong Kong, foreign relations flare-ups and now the coronavirus crisis have resulted in cracks in the armor of the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP). All this, especially now coupled with an...

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08/26/2020 – 时事经纬(2020年8月26日) – 杨建利:新冠疫情追责并非竞选口号;戴雅门:美国极大低估中共未来几年的风险

Posted on Aug 26, 2020

来源:https://www.voachinese.com/a/5540004.html 时事经纬(2020年8月26日) 1.特朗普竞选团队公布第二任期施政纲领,提出要让中国为新冠病毒向世界扩散负完全责任,这是为竞选而打造还是真正剑有所指?2.美中贸易协议从纷争的焦点变为双方在关系动荡之际唯一能够保留的合作空间。3.随着南中国海的军事对峙和台海风险提升,中国一方面不停展示军事力量,一方面却又提出“不打第一枪”,如何解释?...

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08/23/2020 – 杨建利博士于过去一个月在国际媒体上发表的文章

Posted on Aug 23, 2020

来源:http://yibaochina.com/article/Display?articleId=8751 1. How COVID-19 affects U.S.-China trade deal Now we know why Beijing inserted a force majeure clause into the agreement (华盛顿时报) By Jianli Yang https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2020/aug/7/how-covid-19-affects-us-china-trade-deal/   2. We Face the Specter of Genocide in Xinjiang (新闻周刊) By Jianli Yang and Aaron Rhodes https://www.newsweek.com/we-face-specter-genocide-xinjiang-opinion-1524133   3. A WeChat ban will hurt ordinary citizens. There are better ways to hold China accountable (华盛顿邮报) By Times Wang and Jianli Yang...

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08/07/2020 – How COVID-19 affects U.S.-China trade deal

Posted on Aug 19, 2020

source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2020/aug/7/how-covid-19-affects-us-china-trade-deal/ By Jianli Yang – – Friday, August 7, 2020 ANALYSIS/OPINION: With meetings planned for Aug. 15 to evaluate Beijing’s compliance with the bilateral trade agreement signed on Jan. 15 — the Phase One Trade Agreement — the Chinese regime’s suppression of information about the emergence of COVID-19 sheds new light on their behavior and tactics, a source of confusion and concern among American leaders. The impact of the pandemic on trade negotiations has not gone unnoticed by American...

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