How China threat narratives feed anti-Asian racism and how to fight back

How China threat narratives feed anti-Asian racism and how to fight back We analyze how the recent trend of inflated “China threat” narratives is feeding anti-Asian racism, the interests driving this trend, and outline a potential counter narrative strategy. We distinguish between the inflated China threat narratives that are most likely to feed racism, and […]

U.S. vs. China: A Capitalist Globalization Divided but Not Transformed?

photo Andrew Lichterman

U.S. vs. China: A Capitalist Globalization Divided but Not Transformed? by Andrew Lichterman.*  Text of a presentation at the Asia Pacific Working Group webinar, “The U.S.-China competition and its impact on the people caught in the middle,” June 9, 2021. Yesterday, the U.S. Senate voted 68-32 to pass the Endless Frontier Act, framed as bolstering […]