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05/03/2021 – The high stakes of privacy: Renowned Chinese dissident tells Supreme Court that freedom depends on First Amendment protections

Posted on May 13, 2021

source: https://americansforprosperity.org/the-high-stakes-of-privacy-renowned-chinese-dissident-tells-supreme-court-that-freedom-depends-on-first-amendment-protections/ MAY 3, 2021 BY AFPF Dr. Yang Jianli wants the U.S. Supreme Court to remember that the right to privacy in association is essential to freedom. Not just in the United States, but worldwide. Dr. Yang Jianli, founder of Citizen Power Initiatives for China. “There are always some people who tend to use power to interfere with freedom,” he says. This is the thrust of an amicus curiae brief Dr. Yang filed in Americans for...

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05/06/2021 – China’s military modernization continues unabated

Posted on May 6, 2021

source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2021/may/6/chinas-military-modernization-continues-unabated/?fbclid=IwAR0UQ55T-jqRrqon4_9kx1TfqDm4FWtzAoYYqAOcAwxL8pkWtGPFdS6bUWI To mask its growing military ambitions, China finds new ways to conceal its spendingFollow Us SearchSearch Keyword: By Jianli Yang – – Thursday, May 6, 2021 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Amidst growing territorial disputes with its neighbors and military tensions with the United States, China has projected defense expenditure growth of 6.8% this year.  This allocation is the sharpest increase since 2019 and the third...

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04/28/2021 – Uyghurs living abroad under surveillance, their families threatened by CCP: Report

Posted on Apr 28, 2021

Read more At:https://www.aninews.in/news/world/us/uyghurs-living-abroad-under-surveillance-their-families-threatened-by-ccp-report20210428141228/

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04/27/2021 –

Posted on Apr 27, 2021

China’s Attempt to Spy on Uyghurs at Home and Abroad | Opinion source: https://www.newsweek.com/chinas-attempt-spy-uyghurs-home-abroad-opinion-1586475 JIANLI YANG AND DOLKUN ISAON 4/27/21 AT 8:00 AM EDT China today hosts a complex web of surveillance systems to keep track of its citizens and critics, both at home and abroad. Not only does the Chinese state operate multiple systems to maintain surveillance on its citizens, but it also tasks private companies working in China to further enhance its network of human and technical spies. Scores from China, including Uyghurs living abroad,...

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04/23/2021 – China ‘neutralised Human Rights Criticism, Not Carbon’ During Climate Crisis Summit

Posted on Apr 23, 2021

source: https://www.republicworld.com/world-news/china/china-neutralised-human-rights-criticism-not-carbon-during-climate-crisis-summit.html As World leaders called for global cooperation,China used the Leaders Summit on Climate to neutralise the widespread condemnation of its human rights violations Written ByAstha Singh From the US President Joe Biden to French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi– as these World leaders from around the world called for global cooperation to tackle the climate crisis, China on the other hand used the Leaders Summit on Climate to...

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04/23/2021 – China was trying to ‘neutralise human rights criticisms, not carbon’ during climate summit: Report

Posted on Apr 23, 2021

source: https://www.aninews.in/news/world/asia/china-was-trying-to-neutralise-human-rights-criticisms-not-carbon-during-climate-summit-report20210422235923/

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04/23/2021 – China ‘neutralised Human Rights Criticism, Not Carbon’ During Climate Crisis Summit

Posted on Apr 23, 2021

source: https://www.republicworld.com/world-news/china/china-neutralised-human-rights-criticism-not-carbon-during-climate-crisis-summit.html As World leaders called for global cooperation,China used the Leaders Summit on Climate to neutralise the widespread condemnation of its human rights violations Written ByAstha Singh From the US President Joe Biden to French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi– as these World leaders from around the world called for global cooperation to tackle the climate crisis, China on the other hand used the Leaders Summit on Climate to...

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04/22/2021 – For China, a summit to neutralize criticism, not carbon

Posted on Apr 22, 2021

source: https://thehill.com/opinion/energy-environment/549351-for-china-a-summit-to-neutralize-criticism-not-carbon BY JIANLI YANG AND AARON RHODES, OPINION CONTRIBUTORS — 04/22/21 07:30 AM EDT  © Getty Images President Biden’s virtual Leadership Summit on Climate is meant to counteract what is considered damage to the nation’s environmental image by the Trump administration, and the exercise hopefully will have concrete results for reducing carbon emissions. But by providing China with its own public relations opportunity, the event may well be judged by history as emblematic of the process...

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04/21/2021 – Media watchdog calls China as biggest jailer of journalists

Posted on Apr 19, 2021

source: https://www.aninews.in/news/world/europe/media-watchdog-calls-china-as-biggest-jailer-of-journalists20210421180511/

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04/19/2021 – California lawsuit against Chinese tech giant raises a thorny question: Can the plaintiffs remain anonymous?

Posted on Apr 19, 2021

source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2021/04/19/we-chat-users-anonymous-lawsuit/ The plaintiffs allege that the social-media app, WeChat, censored and surveilled them. They say they face retaliation if China learns their names. By Jeanne WhalenApril 19, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. EDT A group of anonymous Californian plaintiffs suing the owner of a Chinese mobile app over alleged censorship and surveillance are clashing with defense lawyers about whether they need to identify themselves to the defense team. Users of the WeChat app filed a lawsuit against Chinese tech giant Tencent in...

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