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Trump addresses US voters in UN speech

Left Review Online September 24, 2020

Trump addresses US voters in UN speech

The general debate of the 75th UN General Assembly opened Tuesday, with leaders of many countries giving video speeches. Among them, the address by US President Donald Trump is probably the one with the most personal characteristics. He used the discriminatory phrase "China virus" in his speech, and...More

ByteDance issues bonuses to motivate staff amid US pressure

Left Review Online September 15, 2020

ByteDance issues bonuses to motivate staff amid US pressure

ByteDance, the Chinese high-tech start-up that owns TikTok, handed out a rare half-month bonus for its employees on Tuesday, to motivate its workforce amid pressure from the crackdown by the Trump administration in the US. According to an internal memo seen by the Global Times on Tuesday, the...More

It’s the US, stupid !

Wang Wen April 09, 2020

It’s the US, stupid !

"It's the economy, stupid!" Former US president Bill Clinton's 1992 campaign used the phrase to show that the well-being of the economy was the key issue people cared about. It helped cement Clinton's near-miraculous victory of George H. W. Bush. Now, I want to use a similar phrase...More

Anti-China chorus can’t mask country’s contributions to virus fight – Chinese Media

Left Review Online April 04, 2020

Anti-China chorus can’t mask country’s contributions to virus fight – Chinese Media

The US and some other Western countries have been recently launching continuous public opinion attacks on China from changing perspectives. They accused China of concealing data on the number of COVID-19 infections and deaths, politicized disputes over the quality of certain medical supplies shipped from China to the...More

Rise of US white supremacy portends new cold war or worse

Mu Lu Source April 04, 2020

Rise of US white supremacy portends new cold war or worse

With the novel coronavirus spreading around the globe, a political virus with deeper influence has also begun to show up. In recent years, white nationalism and white supremacy have been on the rise, a perfect reflection of a political virus that is spreading in the US. If Washington...More

Delusional push for US-China decoupling may cost lives in global pandemic

Left Review Online April 02, 2020

Delusional push for US-China decoupling may cost lives in global pandemic

Some Amazon workers on Monday organized a strike at a facility in Staten Island, New York, demanding better protection from the company after a worker there tested positive for COVID-19. What the US logistics giant is facing may be just the tip of the iceberg for American businesses...More

US government’s China bashing a cover-up for virus failures

Shi Tian March 27, 2020

US government’s China bashing a cover-up for virus failures

The New York-based Daily Beast newspaper reported Saturday that the White House is "launching a communications plan across multiple federal agencies," asking officials to stick closely to talking points which focus on accusing China of "creating a global pandemic." The strong ideological bias of some US politicians and...More

US hijacks German firm for vaccine monopoly

Ai Jun March 20, 2020

US hijacks German firm for vaccine monopoly

As the novel coronavirus pandemic sweeps the globe with experts warning the worst is yet to come, the US has been busy. At first, it was busy peddling the unproven theory that the virus was "made in China," and is now engaged in wrestling with Germany to seek...More

US faces risk of economic, political crisis

Wang Cong March 15, 2020

US faces risk of economic, political crisis

Persistent equity sell-offs in the US triggered by panic over the coronavirus outbreak has laid bare deep-seated problems in the US economy and the extremely polarized, volatile political climate in the country, and brought the world's largest economy to the edge of an economic and political crisis with...More

US hypocrisy unveiled in suppressing Chinese media outlets

Xu Liang March 13, 2020

US hypocrisy unveiled in suppressing Chinese media outlets

The US State Department announced on March 2 that it would impose a personnel cap on the number of Chinese citizens permitted to work for the US operation of five Chinese official media outlets, cutting the number of employees from 160 to 100. The 60 people must either...More

Racism, finger-pointing, politicizing is the American way

Wang Wenwen March 13, 2020

Racism, finger-pointing, politicizing is the American way

The novel coronavirus epidemic has exposed the deep-seated bigotry and substandard manner of some American elites. While China has made enormous sacrifices to contain the spread of the epidemic, and when China's successful practice has gained other countries sufficient time to be alerted and prepared, some Americans just...More

Let the West deceive itself in virus fight

Shi Tian March 12, 2020

Let the West deceive itself in virus fight

Instead of making an all-out effort to fight the coronavirus, some countries in the West have exploited the crisis to attack China's prevention measures, which are proving more than effective. And now that the virus has now gone global, some mainstream Western media have shifted their attacks to...More

US govt unlikely to take extreme measures during election year

Zhou Chen, US Health Economist March 10, 2020

US govt unlikely to take extreme measures during election year

Amid the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, over 480 US public health and legal experts jointly signed an open letter to US Vice President Mike Pence and other federal, state and local officials, calling for a "fair and effective COVID-19 response." Chen Zhuo (Chen), an associate professor at the...More

US may face drug supply gap as China’s API companies disrupted amid epidemic

Yin Yeping and Zhang Hongpei March 10, 2020

US may face drug supply gap as China’s API companies disrupted amid epidemic

China' s annual exports of $100 billion worth of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) to the US are encountering disruptions as the coronavirus assault continues, industry insiders said. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a statement on Thursday, saying "a (US) manufacturer has alerted us to a...More

Washington’s ridiculous war against Chinese media

Left Review Online March 09, 2020

Washington’s ridiculous war against Chinese media

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Monday that the State Department will impose caps on the number of Chinese nationals employed by five Chinese media entities. These news outlets now employ approximately 160 Chinese citizens and the cap will bring this number to 100. This is...More