Monthly Archives: May 2021

Fmr PRC Mil Cooperation Director Zhou Bo on China’s Role in UN Peacekeeping

In a May 2021 Guancha interview with Zhou Bo, former director of the PRC Ministry of Defense Military Cooperation Office — and himself the author of the 2019 Foreign Policy article “The Future of the PLA: How China will use … Continue reading

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2021: PRC Researcher on President Biden’s China Experts 中国通

Just out on the aisixiang website in China is Chinese USA analyst Xie Hui presenting her views on President Biden’s China Experts [zhongguo tong 中国通] and on their policy orientation based on their publications over the past several months, recent … Continue reading

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2021: Zhang Weiwei: Asian Values are Superior to Western Values

Professor Zhang Weiwei of Fudan University, in an April 26, 2021 broadcast on China Dragon TV, discussed how Asian values can help overcome the influence of Western values. The superior values of Asia which are more collectively-oriented, strike a better … Continue reading

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Xiao Gongqin: Dealing with the New Pattern in the U.S. – China Game — U.S.-China Relations III

This is the third and final part of Xiao Gongqin’s article on U.S. – China relations. The first two parts are:  Xiao Gongqin on U.S.-China Relations I: Avoid a Vicious Cycle where you will also see a short biography of Professor Xiao … Continue reading

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2021: Xiao Gongqin: How the U.S. Chooses its Enemies — U.S.-China Relations II

See the first installment of this series, Xiao Gongqin on U.S.-China Relations I: Avoid a Vicious Cycle where you will also see a short biography of Professor Xiao Gongqin. This article provides a fall 2020 perspective on U.S. – China relations. … Continue reading

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2021: Xiao Gongqin on U.S.-China Relations I: Avoid a Vicious Cycle

I came across this article by Professor Xiao Gongqin the aisixiang website in China. Reading a bit between the lines, it is about as critical of China today (and of the US of course, but criticizing the US is always … Continue reading

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2021: What My Beloved Tsinghua Has Become Angers Me

Social criticism in the current atmosphere has become more difficult. Over the past decade since Chinese Party General Secretary Xi, now in his second of only-Marx-knows-how-many terms in power, the stress on correct thinking and staying in line with the … Continue reading

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2021: PRC Foreign Policy Lead Yang Jiechi on Glories of and Prospects for Communist Party Foreign Affairs Work

Foreign policy Poltiburo leader (after Xi) Yang Jiechi article 中国共产党建党百年来外事工作的光辉历程和远大前景  in the latest issue of  Seeking Truth 求是 2021年第10期《求是》, the Chinese Communist Party’s leading ideological journal. Yang’s article,  celebrating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party, is apparently addressed … Continue reading

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2021: PRC Party United Front Department Critique of US Human Rights Discourse on Xinjiang

A Chinese publication United Front Work Science has many articles analyzing the issues and proposing policy responses in the work of the Chinese Communist Party’s United Front Work Department. The Wikipedia has a nice capsule description of the United Front … Continue reading

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Update**2: Congressional Research Service Reports on China and US – China Relations — Access is Improving

(May 2021) Direct access to many Congressional Research Service reports relating to China and many other subjects are available direct from the CRS website. Many Congressional Research Service reports are archived on the website of the Federation of American Scientists … Continue reading

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