1/03/2022 – 2022 will be a big year for Xi Jinping — but he must fix China’s economic slide

Posted on Jan 3, 2022

source: BY JIANLI YANG, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 01/03/22 01:30 PM EST When showing off China’s economic achievements and using them to denigrate democracy, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) often has claimed that “Democracy cannot be eaten.” Chinese leader Xi Jinping recently portrayed China’s political system under his rule as a “whole process people’s democracy” — more democratic, the CCP asserted, than any other democracy in the world. But many in China, perhaps including...

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12/28/2021 – Tibet’s Climate Crisis and the CCP’s Responsibility

Posted on Dec 28, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang on December 28, 2021 ecember 10 marked the thirty-second anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize to the Tibetan spiritual leader the Fourteenth Dalai Lama. The conflict between Tibet and communist China has been an international spectacle for decades. Ever since the Dalai Lama fled to India in 1959, disputes over governance, sovereignty, and religious freedom in Tibet have continued to escalate, and remain far from resolved. But while the courageous struggle of the Tibetan...

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12/28/2021 – Free world needs to form united front against China’s campaign of infiltration: Experts

Posted on Dec 28, 2021

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12/27/2021 – Time has come for a nonmilitary equivalent to NATO to face the growing threat from China

Posted on Dec 27, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang and Benedict Rogers – – Monday, December 27, 2021 OPINION: Earlier this month, President Biden hosted the Summit for Democracy, bringing together the world’s democratic nations and those struggling for freedom against authoritarian dictatorships. It was an important, much-needed initiative that infuriated Beijing and Moscow. But it is only a beginning. Bringing allies together to...

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12/15/2021 – The 16th InterEthnic/InterFaith Leadership Conference Was Held

Posted on Dec 15, 2021

source: Dec 15, 2021  Press Release Citizen Power Initiatives for ChinaDecember 14, 2021, Washington, DCContact: Dr. Lianchao Hanlianchao@initiativesforchina.org202-827-5762 The 16th InterEthnic/InterFaith Leadership Conference was held online on December 14, 2021. With the theme “Tearing Down China’s Firewall to Strengthen the Free World Order,” the Conference was co-sponsored by Citizen Power Initiatives for China and the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights & Justice, with financial...

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12/13/2021 – Rising Chinese dominance over Pakistan media signals information colonization

Posted on Dec 13, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang –Monday, December 13, 2021 OPINION: China appears to be using Pakistan for a bilateral arrangement to facilitate unhindered control over Pak domestic media. Disguised as a joint effort to counter a “western smear campaign” and monitor public opinion, the initiative would clearly put China in the driver’s seat. The two countries reportedly held in September 2021 the first China Pakistan Media Forum to deliberate upon the form of cooperation intended for countering...

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12/12/2021 – CNN reports on Geneva Summit campaign to free Jimmy Lai

Posted on Dec 12, 2021

source: CNN’s Christiane Amanpour reported on the campaign to free jailed Hong Kong newspaper owner Jimmy Lai that was organized last week by UN Watch’s Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy, with the participation of lawmakers and human rights activists worldwide. Lai, who was convicted on Thursday for backing a vigil last year for victims of China’s Tiananmen Square Massacre, has been languishing in prison for running a newspaper in Hong Kong that dared to criticize the Chinese regime. The Geneva Summit...

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12/11/2021 – Xi claims true democracy exists in China under CCP

Posted on Dec 11, 2021

source: ANI11th December 2021, 10:18 GMT+11 Beijing [China], December 11 (ANI): Irritated by the much-anticipated Summit for Democracy conducted by the Biden administration on December 9 and 10, Chinese President Xi Jinping claimed that true democracy exists in China under the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). Jianli Yang, writing in National Review said that China is in fierce competition with the US and competition is between the world’s most powerful democracy and the world’s most...

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12/10/2021 – Xi Gaslights the World with Ludicrous Claims of Chinese ‘Democracy’

Posted on Dec 10, 2021

source: By JIANLI YANG December 10, 2021 6:30 AM Everyone understands that China is in fierce competition with the United States economically, geopolitically, technologically, and militarily. The competition is between the world’s most powerful democracy and the world’s most powerful autocracy. It would be ridiculous to think that it’s between two democracies, each striving to be more “authentically” democratic than the other. However, this is exactly the farfetched lie that Chinese...

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Posted on Dec 6, 2021

source: By Mary Moran On December 8, Southwest Washington Waterfront Village will host an evening with Dr. Jianli Yang in honor of International Human Rights Day. Each year, International Human Rights Day is observed to commemorate the United Nations’ adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and serves as reminder of our inalienable rights and freedoms including a right to education, a decent living, health care and a right to live free from any form of...

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