Today’s Top Story | Interview with two China Experts on the US Trade Talks (0:11)
“I believe the whole general approach of talking to China is misguided, we have done this in the past so many times, fool me once shame on you, fool me 627 times shame on me! -“Gordon Chang
Today we speak with two China Experts on the US-China Trade Talks and what this actually means for America and American companies.
Allen Zeng (Fang Wei), CEO of Sound of Hope, which is the largest Chinese language radio station in the US. Their goal is to bring the Chinese communities more into the American mainstream while exposing what the Communist Chinese Party is doing in the US and in China as well.
Gordan Chang, author is an American columnist, blogger, television pundit, author, and lawyer. He is widely known for his book The Coming Collapse of China (2001), in which he argued that the hidden nonperforming loans of the “Big Four” Chinese state banks would likely bring down China‘s financial system and its communist government.
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Today’s quote is from Rajneesh.
“True freedom is always spiritual. It has something to do with your innermost being, which cannot be chained, handcuffed, or put into jail.”