3 posts tagged with china by Burhanistan.
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The Vital Triangle: China, the United States, and the Middle East

"The Vital Triangle: China, the United States, and the Middle East"- seeking to understand the effects of the China-Middle East relationship on the United States, the U.S. Middle East relationship on China, and the Sino-American relationship on the Middle East. Book excerpts (Chapter 1) (Chapter 3). Interview with Jon Alterman, co-author. Via the very useful SUSRIS.
posted by Burhanistan on Oct 20, 2008 - 4 comments

Win In China!

Win in China! A "reality" TV show in China where young would be entrepreneurs compete for a large pile of startup cash to actualize their business ideas. Not everyone is happy about the glorification of capitalism, of course, and one losing contestant may have committed suicide, but overall reaction in China to the show seems positive. Video clips here (also a full length article by the Atlantic if you have a paid subscription).
posted by Burhanistan on Mar 9, 2007 - 5 comments

Chinese challenge US dominance of space militarization

Newsfilter: China successfully knocks one of its satellites out of orbit. This brings the race to militarize space to the public eye again. The Chinese central government has been working for years to keep up with the Americans.
posted by Burhanistan on Jan 19, 2007 - 78 comments

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