Hands Off Hong Kong

The East Bay Chapter of Veterans For Peace has passed a resolution opposing the “Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019,” introduced by Marco Rubio, (R-FL) in the Senate and by Chris Smith (R-NJ) in the House, with multiple sponsors and broad bipartisan support. The bill passed both houses and Trump signed it  into law. It will allow the Secretary of State (currently Mike Pompeo, former head of the CIA) to impose harsh sanctions on China for alleged “human rights” abuses or for simply not [...]

Historic U.S. Activists Delegation to China

Historic U.S. Activists Delegation to China By Lee Siu Hin In July 2017, the first-of-its-kind US activists solidarity delegation to China, organized by the National Immigrant Solidarity Network and activist Lee Siu Hin, the long-time Chinese American activist, brought a dozen North American activists to Beijing and Shanghai to meet with Chinese  activists, officials, workers; and to explore in-depth historic, cultural, social, political and economic aspects of China. The delegation idea began 10 years ago, when we had many debates about China with U.S. labor and anti-globalization [...]

By |2017-09-30T02:59:23-05:00September 30th, 2017|China, China, Historical, Immigration/Migrant rights, Labor, Volunteer|0 Comments

Trans-Pacific Partnership-Preparation for War with China

by Michael Novick, Anti-Racist Action-LA Since Clinton bombed the Chinese consulate in Yugoslavia during the US/NATO war over Kosovo, I've been saying the US is on course towards war with China as the major threat to US imperialist hegemony. Clinton had conceded to the neo-con position of preparation for war as an economic and logistical necessity to eliminate China's dual threat, to US domination, and of a global over-production crisis. Strategists talked of  reduction of capacity to solve capitalism's inability to find profitable markets for output, as [...]

By |2015-07-01T01:31:23-05:00July 1st, 2015|Beyond Capitalism, China, Economy, Michael Novick, News|0 Comments