Can we please have an adult conversation about China? / by Vijay Prashad

Wang Bingxiu of the Shuanglang Farmer Painting Club (Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, China), Untitled, 2018. Originally published here: https://thetricontinental.org/newsletterissue/china-information-war/ Dear friends, Greetings from the desk of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. As the U.S. legislative leader Nancy Pelosi swept into Taipei, people around the world held their breath. Her visit was an act of provocation. In December 1978, theContinue reading “Can we please have an adult conversation about China? / by Vijay Prashad”

No to a new Monroe Doctrine in the Pacific / by Carlos Martinez

This article by Friends of Socialist China co-editor Carlos Martinez explores the hysterical and hypocritical reaction by the US and Australia to the recently-announced security agreement between China and the Solomon Islands. Carlos observes that the Western imperialist powers are attempting to construct – via AUKUS and other means – a Monroe Doctrine in theContinue reading “No to a new Monroe Doctrine in the Pacific / by Carlos Martinez”