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China Strikes Back Against America! | China Uncensored China Strikes Back Against America! | China Uncensored

China strikes back against the US No Trade Deal till 2020? And the Chinese Communist Party’s new nemesis is… Batman?! That and more on this week’s China Uncensored. This is China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell. This week’s China news headlines! …has been sponsored by Surfshark. Because if you’re interested in the kind of subversive news…

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Hong Kong’s local polls test support for ongoing protests Hong Kong’s local polls test support for ongoing protests

>>Sreenivasan: PRO-DEMOCRACY SUPPORT IN HONG KONG WAS TESTED AT THE POLLS TODAY AS RESIDENTS VOTED IN LOCAL DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS. TURNOUT WAS HIGH AND THE VOTE WAS PEACEFUL, IN CONTRAST TO THE VIOLENT ANTI-GOVERNMENT DEMONSTRATIONS THAT HAVE PITTED HONG KONG’S GOVERNMENT AGAINST PRO-DEMOCRACY DEMONSTRATORS OVER THE PAST SIX MONTHS. 452 SEATS WERE AT STAKE IN…

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China’s “Red Market” Destruction of Religion | Bitter Winter Part 2 China’s “Red Market” Destruction of Religion | Bitter Winter Part 2

The Communist Party has a plan to destroy religion And it begins with the “Red Market” Can religion in China survive? Welcome back to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell The Chinese Communist Party has a clever plan to destroy religion in China. It doesn’t just attack religion from the outside. It also tries to subvert…

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Record numbers vote in Hong Kong’s elections Record numbers vote in Hong Kong’s elections

People in Hong Kong voted in record numbers on Sunday in district election seen as a barometer of support for city leader Carrie Lam following six months of at times violent protests this is our duty to vote as well yeah a little under 1.5 million people voted in the last such elections four years…

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An Inside Look into the Hong Kong Protests & Uprising (w/ Joseph Cheng) An Inside Look into the Hong Kong Protests & Uprising (w/ Joseph Cheng)

SUNIL BERI: Hi, we’re sitting here today with Professor Joseph Cheng in Hong Kong, formerly a university professor of political science at City University Hong Kong, and also a member of Civic Party, which is a pro-democratic party. What we’re going to do today is basically talk about the protests in Hong Kong, the genesis…

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Why Hong Kong Is Facing a Recession Amid Protests and Trade Wars | WSJ Why Hong Kong Is Facing a Recession Amid Protests and Trade Wars | WSJ

– [Narrator] Hong Kong is facing its first recession since the global financial crisis in 2008. Influenced by unprecedented factors. Including its own ongoing anti-government protests and the trade stalemate between Washington and Beijing. In February, the government predicted Hong Kong’s economy would grow up to 3% this year. Six months later, that forecast was…

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Meet Hong Kong’s Teenage Protesters | The Dispatch Meet Hong Kong’s Teenage Protesters | The Dispatch

We’re following Kent. On weekdays, he works a summer job at a convenience store. On weekends, he protests. It’s been a summer of chaos. People here are enraged about China’s growing influence. They have paralyzed the city. Staging strikes, barricading streets and occupying the international airport. The government has dug in its heels. The police…

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