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Where will chaos lead US in new era of racial and class upheaval?

Many Americans have been struggling to explore a way to address their democratic confusion. Even today, US society has failed to reach a consensus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/16 19:33:40

What an irony! VOA is viewed as pro-China

VOA's director and deputy director resigned due to reports that were “deemed wrong” by the White House. Well, VOA's reports have long been unbearable. Let's see what absurd story they have in store for China next.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/16 18:23:40

US pressure has limited effect on EU-China ties

Why does the EU have so different stance from the US? What are Europe's concerns with regard to its relations with China? Daniel Gros, director of the Centre for European Policy Studies, shared his views with the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 21:43:40

Can US really stop being world's cop?

Trump's bemoaning of the US' overseas commitment and the remarks that the country should stop being the world's cop are in line with his diplomatic philosophy that emphasizes “America First”.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 20:48:40

China won't watch globalization die

Globalization will not die. The process of globalization is a part of the process of human civilization.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 18:28:40

EU walks a fine line amid US-China rivalry

The EU will keep its relations with both the US and China, but won't partially tilt toward any one or the other of the two.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 17:13:40

EU's Plan B – more strategic autonomy

Europe has begun to seriously prepare for a Plan B – enhancing its strategic autonomy.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 12:44:17

US Navy's deployment of 3 aircraft carriers to Pacific a mere show of vanity

Some experts are analyzing for what reason the three aircraft carriers might enter Chinese waters at the same time and what kind of threat it may pose to China. Speculation is unnecessary, as even if they come, it is no more than a muscle-flexing exercise aimed at creating tensions.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/14 21:23:41

A few British hard-liners will hardly make UK's policy anti-China

If the UK wants to have a place in the international arena and maximize its influence and soft power, it must balance delicately among China, the US, Europe and the Asia-Pacific.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/14 18:13:40

Chinese Americans master COVID-19 schooling

For parents across the globe, one of the most exasperating parts of the pandemic is to help kids continue learning at home. It is particularly tough for most American families as the public education system didn't respond quickly and effectively to the coronavirus crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/12 18:03:40

Magnanimity, equity, and solidarity lead the pandemic path forward

There is not a crisis without opportunity. It would be a real waste not to use this crisis as an opportunity to have countries cooperate with each other much more. I support a bottom-up approach to expand international cooperation. Growing people-to-people relations and expanding exchanges in academic research will enhance cooperation between governments.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/12 17:13:40

Why both police and protesters attack Western media?

Mainstream Western media outlets are becoming increasingly ideological. They are firmly sticking to their own values and resolute in blocking different points of views.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/11 22:38:40

Canberra might not directly play in new cold war with Beijing

Australia is aggressively coordinating with the US to attack China and hyping the so-called threats from China, while China is showing a defensive gesture.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/11 22:23:54

Poor US handling of pandemic exposes cruelty of capitalism

The US has a strong capacity for COVID-19, but that's more of a capital capacity. It is the ability of the US elites to control society in the midst of the epidemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/11 21:48:40

Allowing more poor vendors should be NYC no-brainer

Helping the very basic level of independent entrepreneurs among minority communities should frankly be a no-brainer for a city that claims to be the most diverse and tolerant in the world – and built by immigrants.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/11 14:23:40

What US needs is a new engagement strategy: China's perspective

If the US really cares about China-US relations like China, what is needed now is not to write an epitaph for the engagement strategy, but to promote the rebirth of the engagement strategy with China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/11 10:23:40

EU and China ink new deals as US blunders alone

Sometimes, China does need a second thought on its EU diplomacy – some moves, out of China's seemingly insufficient understanding of Europe and its essential interest, have made the bloc concern. Similarly in turn, the EU also lacks in-depth understanding of China and thus feels anxious in the face of the Asian giant's inevitable awakening.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/10 21:43:40

Chinese students unfairly in Western cross hairs with red-baiting

Western politicians and media outlets should abandon their double standards. They should stop using Chinese students to fabricate absurd stories and launch groundless attacks against China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/10 21:26:05