How The U.S. And China Are Fighting For Global Power

In his trade conflict with China, President Trump has made big demands and big claims that his tariffs on Chinese imports will force Beijing to give in. I think we will make a deal with China. I really think they want to. I think they sort of have to. The reality is more complicated. President […]

China’s President Xi Jinping is football obsessed

You almost never see this in China. Tens of thousands of people expressing raw emotions in public. Chinese people love football, or soccer if you’re American, but in this story we’re going to call it football. It’s the second most popular sport in China, just after basketball. But it’s also a constant source of pain […]