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China bans pigeons and drones in Beijing ahead of 70th anniversary

  Beijing skies might be clear for the subsequent few weeks as authorities have banned flying kites, drones, pigeons and balloons because the capital prepares...

Joe Biden needs a lesson on China

  “I mean, you know, they are not bad folks.” Those are the words of former Vice President Joe Biden, but he was not talking...

As Hong Kong stands up to China, US should do the right thing

  At least four times in recent decades, a U.S. president has been presented with opportunities and risks from a popular uprising against an oppressive...

What Hong Kong’s massive protests are really about

  On the surface, the people of Hong Kong are fighting their political leaders over a seemingly bland set of amendments to a longstanding law....

Is Hong Kong Part of China? The Recent Protests Explained

  Hundreds of thousands protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against a government plan that would allow extraditions to mainland China. The mass demonstration was among...

China seems deaf to mass protests in Hong Kong over extradition

  It is commonly said in Hong Kong that many of its 7m people have been suffering from “protest fatigue” since the failure of weeks...

The Legacy of the Tiananmen Square Massacre in China

  Over the course of six weeks in 1989, Chinese students and those they inspired gathered in central Beijing in Tiananmen Square. It began as...

China Cannot Erase the Truth of Tiananmen

  Even after 30 years, erasing the history of the massacre in Tiananmen Square remains an obsession of the Chinese Communist Party. To a degree,...

China defends bloody crackdown of Tiananmen protests

  China has defended a bloody crackdown on protesters around Beijing's Tiananmen Square 30 years ago as the "correct policy", in a rare acknowledgement of...

Twitter Takes Down Accounts of China Dissidents Ahead of Tiananmen Anniversary

  Three days before the most sensitive political anniversary on the Chinese calendar, Twitter suspended the accounts of Chinese political commentators in what it said...