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    China’s ‘Zero Covid’ disaster – voices from Shanghai

    “I want to break down and cry” • Li Yong of chinaworker.info spoke to Shanghai residents Haiyang and Xiaoyan. These interviews were conducted on 11 April when Shanghai had been in lockdown for almost a fortnight. Since then the city of 28 million peo...

    China forced to tighten Belt and Road

    A mass sit-down protest by tens of thousands at the entrance of Chinese-built Gwadar port in Pakistan is just one example of a simmering grassroots backlash against Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative  Hong Liuxing & Dahu, chinaworker.info In...

    China: Ten years since the fall of Bo Xilai (2) 

    Ten years ago China was shaken by the arrest and downfall of leading CCP princeling Bo Xilai. Bo was one of the most well-known political figures in China, using his office as CCP leader of Chongqing as a platform to project himself as an alternative...

    China: Ten years since the fall of Bo Xilai (1) 

    For the first time in two decades an open power struggle erupts within China’s one-party state

    China: Jiangsu chained woman scandal exposes systemic trafficking

    A video of a chained-up mother of eight children was posted on Douyin (China’s TikTok) in late January – within days it was viewed over 3 billion times drawing ten times more online traffic than the Beijing Winter Olympics Adam N Lee, chinaworker.in...

    Ukraine and China: Xi Jinping plays Russian Roulette

    Cracks surface in “no limits” alliance with Putin Vincent Kolo, ISA “One who is not acquainted with the designs of his neighbours should not enter into alliances with them.” These are the words of legendary military strategist Sun Tzu more than 2,0...

    50 years since Nixon’s pivot to China

    A half century has passed since US President Richard Nixon’s ground-breaking visit to China on 21 February 1972 chinaworker.info reporters Nixon was the first American president ever to visit China and no formal relations had existed between the two ...

    New cold war: Growing calls to boycott the Beijing Winter Olympics

    Why is the International Olympic Committee (IOC) so closely allied with China’s dictatorship? This is an issue more and more people are asking in the light of tennis player Peng Shuai’s disappearance and is the background to the current global debate about an Olympic boycott in February.

    Clashes in London’s Chinatown: how not to fight racism and state repression

    Chinese communities overseas face rising political tensions Solidarity Against Repression in China and Hong Kong Two groups of protesters, one involving mainland Chinese organisations, the other young Hong Kong emigres, clashed in London’s Chinatow...

    Release Peng Shuai

    Xi Jinping’s regime is engaging in a massive cover up of Peng Shuai’s accusations and the wider issue of sexual assault/harassment by CCP officials. This time it looks like it’s blown up in their faces. Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info Tennis star Pe...

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    French election 2022: Macron wins, but without enthusiasm. For a ‘third round’ of struggle!

    The second round of the French presidential elections ended with 58.5% for Macron and 41.5% for Le Pen although enthusiasm for Macron was very limited...

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