Congress: Provide budget stability, do not cut corners on defense

Defense hawks on Capitol Hill are drawing early and unmistakable red lines aimed squarely at their fiscally-conservative colleagues and the new administration about the need to keep China as the US military’s pacing threat and ....

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Zhang Zhan, Vaclav Havel, and ‘picking quarrels’

This week, the Chinese citizen journalist Zhang Zhan was sentenced to four years in prison after having been detained in May on charges of “picking quarrels and provoking trouble.” Zhang’s crime: being one of the ....

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The Trump administration’s fake China trade policy

Did you notice the deadline for protecting Americans from TikTok passed again? Sorry, the deadlines passed. They join multiple fake Huawei deadlines, fake implementation of export controls, fake phase 1 export quotas, fake supply chain shifts ....

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Top 10 podcasts of 2020: ‘What the Hell Is Going On?’ with Danielle Pletka and Marc Thiessen

This blog post is part of AEI’s Best Podcasts of 2020 series. Click here to see other AEI podcast hosts’ favorite episodes of the year. While there wasn’t much to celebrate in 2020, we continued ....

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