“We encouraged filmmakers to portray #China as the center of the world’s future in LOOPER, N. Korea as the antagonist in RED DAWN rather than China, ...” ~ @TheDragonFeeder 1/
Chris Fenton: That Daryl Morey Tweet Is #America’s Rallying Call... outkick.com/chris-fenton-t…
“... Shen Kuo as an earlier and more advanced scientist than his European counterparts in TRANSCENDENCE, a Chinese child, similar to that of #XiJinping’s, as Tony Stark’s heroic accomplice in IRON MAN 3, China’s civil obedience by removing a crime-focused action sequence ...” 2/
* Overseas researchers, academics, etc. are actually #spies.
* Chinese news outlets are actually its #propaganda mouthpiece. 1/n
* Belt & Road Initiative (#BRI) is actually Bait & Rob Initiative (debt trap diplomacy).
* America’s human right violations are worse than China’s.
* China can’t contribute much financially to international bodies because it’s an underdeveloped country. 2/n
Taiwan said its #doctors had heard from #mainland colleagues that medical staff were getting ill — a sign of human-to-human #transmission. 1/n #Taipei officials said they reported this to both International Health Regulations (#IHR), a @WHO framework for exchange of #epidemic prevention and response data between 196 countries, and #Chinese health authorities on December 31. 2/n
"As #Washington falters, #Beijing is moving quickly and adeptly to take advantage of the opening created by US mistakes, filling the vacuum to position itself as the global leader in pandemic response. 1/n
It is working to tout its own system, provide #material#assistance to other #countries, and even organize other #governments. The sheer chutzpah of #China’s move is hard to overstate. 2/n