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Territorial disputes resemble pieces on a ‘geopolitical chessboard’ as the US and China struggle for hegemony in Asia Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info Tensions between the US and China over the South China Sea, which have been...

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But army remains powerful force Keith Dickinson, Socialist Party (CWI in England and Wales) On April 1st, the new parliament in Burma convened with a huge majority of representatives from the National League for Democracy...

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Year of the Monkey opens with economy in worst situation for decades Editorial from《社会主义者》Socialist magazine issue 36 (February-March 2016) As its factories restarted after the Chinese New Year holidays, China was facing its worst economic...

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Anger over police violence fuels spontaneous “umbrella revolution” and growing strike movement Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info This was the weekend that changed everything in Hong Kong. Mass popular resistance on the streets, by night and day,...

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Mass resistance against one-party dictatorship is the only way forward! Statement by Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong) The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee’s framework for upcoming elections in Hong Kong delivers a brutally clear...

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Signs the Mammoth Property Bubble is Finally Bursting Belie Beijing’s Upbeat GDP Data by Vincent Kolo of chinaworker.info, reposted from socialistworld.net On July 16 the Chinese government released its GDP figures for the second quarter,...

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China’s dictatorship is haunted by the prospect of a new mass revolt Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info June 4th marks the 25th anniversary of the bloody massacre in Beijing that ended the mass student-led democracy movement which...

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Celebrations by big business a warning to working class A week ago today, it became clear that Narendra Modi would head a government of the right-wing Hindu nationalist BJP. It gained the largest number of...

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Down with undemocratic Kuomintang rule For a Taiwan-wide student strike as the next step! Sally Tang Mei-ching in Taipei and Vincent Kolo Tens of thousands of protesters have filled the streets around the occupied Taiwanese...

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US Imperialism, which lost its military bases in the Philippines in the early 1990s, has been quick to jump into this crisis....

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