China is a totalitarian state. It is ruled by a dictator. China is a total surveillance state where every movement, social contact and purchase is monitored. China has sent large proportions of the indigenous population of Xinjiang and Tibet to labour camps. China even harvests human organs from its political prisoners (see China Tribunal).China has nearly perfected social control within its borders so that resistance is futile.China has laws that impose access by the State on every hardware device and app produced by Chinese producers.Western governments are happily allowing Chinese hardware and software to penetrate everywhere. How will this affect us?Although you may not think that your Huawei phone is a risk the Chinese Artificial Intelligence monitoring systems can list anyone who
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China is a totalitarian state. It is ruled by a dictator. China is a total surveillance state where every movement, social contact and purchase is monitored. China has sent large proportions of the indigenous population of Xinjiang and Tibet to labour camps. China even harvests human organs from its political prisoners (see China Tribunal).
China has nearly perfected social control within its borders so that resistance is futile.
China has laws that impose access by the State on every hardware device and app produced by Chinese producers.
Western governments are happily allowing Chinese hardware and software to penetrate everywhere. How will this affect us?
Although you may not think that your Huawei phone is a risk the Chinese Artificial Intelligence monitoring systems can list anyone who has viewed under age sex, or who has serious financial difficulties, or who has had contacts with terrorists, criminals etc. If China desires industrial intelligence it can locate corruptible employees in minutes. If China wants public support it can locate susceptible CEOs of large corporations, politicians and journalists.
The power of China is becoming highly visible. As an example, COVID could either have originated from animals or from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (the centre of coronavirus research). The odds of an animal origin at Wuhan when it could have happened anywhere else are less than 100 to 1 against yet Western Media universally say that those who suspected a laboratory escape were "conspiracy theorists" - given the odds it is obviously the animal origin that is the "theory". Western media were even continuing to blame animals from the Huanan food market months after China's CDC had investigated and cleared Huanan of responsibility! Maoist organisations such as the Black Liberation Movement (BLM) are covered without mention of their Chinese Maoist pedigree. The global rise in coverage of and campaigning about Western racism when China is even harvesting organs from ethnic minorities is no coincidence and it should have been obvious to the media that a counter propaganda was happening. Chinese domination of UN bodies, including the Human Rights Committee, is scarcely mentioned.
China is subtly controlling the mass media so that we are losing this war.
What should be done? Either a genocidal, totalitarian state that oppresses its entire population and even harvests organs from political prisoners is acceptable or not. All imports from China of communications hardware, from computer processors to mobile phones must be stopped. All software applications from China must be banned. Western investment in China must be halted and corporations that invest in China fined or stopped from trading. The security services should investigate media corporations, especially the BBC, to ensure that staff are not being compromised and are not Maoist sympathisers.
Wall Street, Corporate power and the Digital Yuan
China is now the world's leading destination for Foreign Direct Investment. This is peculiar because the Chinese government is the ultimate owner of all business and property in China and China does not respect intellectual property. The lack of respect for intellectual property means that if a Western company produces something in China a Chinese company will copy it within a few years.
Corporations that invest in China are expected to support China. The Chinese market will rapidly close for any corporation that speaks out on COVID, Human Rights etc.
China holds US Treasury debt directly but works through its trillion dollar offshore banking operation in the Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands etc. to acquire influence over corporations (See US-China Investment Ties: Overview).
A trillion dollars and more buys a lot of influence over a lot of corporations.
Both Direct and Portfolio investment in China and Direct and Portfolio investment by China in Western Countries give China control over Western corporate business.
In April 2021 China introduced the Digital Yuan/ Digital Renmimbi. The Digital Yuan is being sold as just another digital currency like bitcoin but it is radically different because it is not anonymised, allowing China to track spending patterns. Payments to and from "Belt and Road" countries will be increasingly specified to be made in Digital Yuan. The official line in China is that it will help to stop corruption but the real result will be to ensure that those corrupted by China are always under China's control.
Gradually global business is becoming Sinophile, if corporate leaders say or do anything against the interests of China they are punished (Google is still banned). The net result of this is that the democracies are facing a joint big business and Chinese attack orchestrated by China.
The education of Chinese students abroad was probably the greatest stroke of aggressive genius by China. Several hundred thousand Chinese volunteer annually to study in the West to obtain Western technology and insights into Western weaknesses. In 2021 there were 216,000 Chinese students at UK universities. These are all trusted patriots and many remain behind at the end of their courses as sleepers. Article 14 of China's 2017 National Intelligence Law mandates that Chinese intelligence agencies "may ask relevant institutions, organizations and citizens to provide necessary support, assistance and cooperation." so it is illegal for these individuals to refuse to give assistance to the Chinese Security Forces (these forces are quaintly named "The United Front Work Department").
It is possible that China has already won.
The Chinese program of sending students overseas to learn the secrets and weaknesses of the West and the control of Western media has paid dividends. They know exactly where to strike to fragment and damage Western society. A couple of years ago the mass media in the West was beginning to produce coverage of the genocide that is happening in China but then, across the world, there was a concerted campaign to accuse the West of racism. This campaign was started by Maoist groups but the mainstream media suppressed this fact. Recently perhaps half of the indigenous population of Tibet has been transferred to labour camps but there has been scarcely a mention of this on broadcast news although media websites sometimes have articles tucked away. The Chinese campaign has been a resounding success and if a journalist were to accuse China of genocide in Tibet they would be accused by the Western media of being Sinophobes.
In fact Western publications devote more space to condemning Sinophobia and labelling people as Sinophobes than to covering the Chinese ethnic cleansings and genocides and their plans for territorial expansion (See Independent, Editor of Lancet, etc). Where are all the articles warning us that China is an existential threat to democracy?
I have a horrible feeling that China has already won. The proof will be clear if the West backs off from opposing China's plans to fully annexe the South China Sea and conquer Taiwan.
China is a country that has put its own population in unbreakable chains and violates its ethnic minority populations with an industrial malice not seen since National Socialism last reared its head in the 1930s. The new National Socialism in China may well have already conquered the world through corruption and subversion but we have not yet realised that this has happened.
Do you remember the mainstream media drawing attention to China having a stranglehold on the sea in SE Asia? Yet only yesterday a US warship was harassed out of the area in a military confrontation off the Philippines. China has nobbled the UK broadcast media, especially the BBC which covers Chinese transgressions on its web site but hardly ever on air.