06/19/2021 – As chinese communist party prepares to celebrate its founding contradictory strands become evident-report

Posted on Jun 19, 2021

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06/18/2021 – Celebration and retribution: 100 years of the Chinese Communist Party

Posted on Jun 18, 2021

source: BY JIANLI YANG, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 06/18/21 06:00 PM EDT  524THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL China’s anti-corruption campaign continues in full swing as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) prepares to celebrate a hundred years of its founding on July 1. The January death sentence imposed on Lai Xiaomin, former chairman of China Huarong Asset Management, for accepting bribes worth $279 million USD shook the Chinese...

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06/16/2021 – COVID-19 and a rapidly aging population expose China’s health care deficiencies

Posted on Jun 16, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang – – Wednesday, June 16, 2021 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The COVID-19 pandemic and the 2021 national census have raised concerns over not just the alarmingly aging population of China but the utterly deficient health infrastructure and medical facilities as well.  The 2021 census revealed that “190.64 million people, or 13.5 percent of China’s population, are 65 years or older, a sizable...

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06/10/2021 – China’s Geopolitical Plans Generate Israel-Palestine Peacemaker Ambitions

Posted on Jun 10, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang on June 10, 2021 China’s diplomatic stance toward the recent armed conflict between Israel and Hamas has been prominent. At an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council when China chaired it, Foreign Minister Wang Yi put forward a four-point proposal that stressed the urgent need for a ceasefire to stop the violence. It also called on both sides to restart peace talks based on the two-state solution, and to establish a fully sovereign and independent Palestinian...

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06/06/2021 – PERSPECTIVE: The China Dilemma: Olympians train for games in a country known for civil rights atrocities

Posted on Jun 6, 2021

source: Wayne Laugesen, for the editorial boardJun 6, 2021 Updated Jun 6, 2021 Exiled Tibetans use the Olympic Rings as a prop in Dharmsala, India, as they hold a street protest in February against the holding of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Lenin Stadium, the main stadium for the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympic Games and a Lenin statue are shown in 1980. The United States and 65 other countries boycotted...

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06/03/2021 – Remarks at the Candlelight Vigil hosted by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation

Posted on Jun 3, 2021

Tonight, we hold a vigil. Tomorrow morning, we will wind our clocks and begin another day in our fight for freedom and justice. Remarks at the Candlelight Vigil hosted by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation By Yang Jianli June 3, 2021 We gather tonight once again as one family to remember our brothers and sisters who lost their lives during the Tiananmen Square Massacre 32 years ago. We come from different backgrounds and our individual stories are unique, but we share the same calling and commitment. Thirty-two years have passed. Despite the passage of time, this page of history...

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05/27/2021 – Mocking India’s Health Crisis Reflects the CCP’s Wicked Thinking and Hurts China’s Soft Power

Posted on May 27, 2021

source: By Jianli Yang on May 27, 2021 he coronavirus outbreak in China in late 2019, which killed thousands there, saw people across the globe expressing solidarity with the Chinese. Now the virus is still creating worldwide havoc, and some Chinese prefer to derive sadistic pleasure from others’ agony. For example, on social media the ruling China Communist Party (CCP) mocked COVID-19 deaths in India, and many Chinese people cheered. China has become an economic and...

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05/27/2021 – IOC Faces a Test Ahead of 2022 Beijing Olympics | Opinion

Posted on May 27, 2021

source: JIANLI YANG , FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT, CITIZEN POWER INITIATIVES FOR CHINAON 5/27/21 AT 8:00 AM EDT t a bipartisan congressional hearing hosted by the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on May 18, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made rightful calls for a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics on the grounds of China’s abysmal human rights record. After the hearing, Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said that Pelosi was “full of lies,” adding that...

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05/20/2021 – Hearing mulls 2022 Winter Olympic boycott over China human rights record

Posted on May 20, 2021

source: Julie Asher | Catholic News Service Signs for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games are seen at the National Aquatics Center in Beijing April 1, 2021. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said at a hearing May 18 the U.S. and other countries should boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing diplomatically because of China’s human rights abuses. She and others testifying said participating countries should send only their athletes — but no diplomatic delegation that...

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05/18/2021 – US Values Dictate Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics Amid Rights Abuses: Pelosi

Posted on May 18, 2021

Source: 2021-05-18 Protesters with masks bearing Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach shake hands in front of the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland during a protest against the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, staged by activists of the International Tibet Network, Feb. 3, 2021. AFP The U.S. is obliged by its values to boycott the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing if China fails to address reports of genocide in its Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR),...

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