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China: “Feminism is not a crime!”

China: “Feminism is not a crime!”

Release the five women activists in China! Statement by Defend Chinese Feminists Campaign Five young women known for their “guerrilla art” style of raising awareness on women’s rights were arrested on the eve of International Women’s Day, 8 March, 2015. Their names are: Wu Rongrong (武嵘嵘) age 30, Zheng Churan […]

China’s NPC meets with the super-rich in the spotlight

China’s NPC meets with the super-rich in the spotlight

More than a third of China’s top 100 billionaires sit in the national ‘parliament’ David Hundorf, chinaworker.info China’s ornamental ‘parliament’ the National People’s Congress (NPC) opens its annual session on Thursday in Beijing. The meeting will be followed assiduously by global media for signals about future economic policy as the […]

Britain endorses Hong Kong’s fake election plan

Britain endorses Hong Kong’s fake election plan

Former colonial power kowtows to Beijing’s economic muscle Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info After last autumn’s ‘youthquake’ in the shape of the Umbrella Revolution there are few people on the planet who do not know that Hong Kong’s so-called ‘democracy’ is a fiction. It is noticeable that Hong Kong’s former colonial rulers, […]

China’s GDP slowest since 1990

China’s GDP slowest since 1990

The Chinese economy has decelerated by 30 percent in the past five years chinaworker.info reporters The release this week of official 2014 GDP data confirmed expectations that China’s economy recorded its slowest pace in 24 years. Most economic forecasters point to even slower growth in the coming years as China […]

China: Hard landing in 2015?

China: Hard landing in 2015?

China’s economic slowdown already being felt throughout world economy Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info “The most important number in the world, for the past 30 years and next five years, is China’s growth rate,” declared BBC Economics Editor Robert Peston. With a stream of data confirming a pronounced slowdown in the Chinese […]