Unequal Media Coverage of Russian Invasion of Ukraine

As I write this post, it has been nearly two weeks since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Thousands of Ukrainians have hid in subway stations and bomb shelters, fled to neighboring countries, and fought like hell. There’s no doubt that Ukrainians need help in this time of crisis, and for the world to expose Russian President Vladimir Putin for who he is.

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Chinese telecom firms seek review of NYSE delisting decision

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Chinese telecom firms seek review of NYSE delisting decision

JANUARY 20, 2021

By Reuters Staff

(Reuters) – Telecom companies China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd, China Mobile and China Telecom Corp said on Thursday they had requested the New York Stock Exchange to review its decision to delist their American depositary shares.

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China sanctions Pompeo, O’Brien, Azar and other Trump administration officials after Biden inauguration

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China sanctions Pompeo, O’Brien, Azar and other Trump administration officials after Biden inauguration

JAN 20 2021

Amanda Macias

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a press conference at the Great Hall of the People on June 14, 2018 in Beijing, China.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a press conference at the Great Hall of the People on June 14, 2018 in Beijing, China.
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In parting shot, Trump administration accuses China of ‘genocide’ against Uighurs

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In parting shot, Trump administration accuses China of ‘genocide’ against Uighurs

JANUARY 19, 2021

By Humeyra PamukDavid Brunnstrom

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration has determined that China has committed “genocide and crimes against humanity” by repressing Uighur Muslims in its Xinjiang region, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday, in an embarrassing blow to Beijing a day before President-elect Joe Biden is set to take office.

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China Says Its Economy, Recovering From The Pandemic, Grew 2.3% Last Year

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China Says Its Economy, Recovering From The Pandemic, Grew 2.3% Last Year

January 18, 2021

RACHEL TREISMAN

Just over a year after the world’s first coronavirus cases were identified in China, the country’s economy has bounced back from the ravages of the pandemic.

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