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China’s Crackdown On Free-Market Economists Recalls Obama Tactics

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Posted By: RockyTCB, 5/16/2019 9:37:41 AM

The Unirule Institute of Economics in Beijing, called “China’s most prominent free-market think tank” by Bloomberg News, is a target of harassment from the Chinese government. Its economists are considered dissidents by President Xi Jinping’s regime. The story reminds us of the treatment the Obama WhiteHouse gave to Tea Party groups that dared challenge the administration. In today’s China, after a period of liberalization, free-market economists are considered a threat to the ruling authority. Unirule’s offices have been invaded by government officials, who told the group it was

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Reply 1 - Posted by: globalwarmer 5/16/2019 9:57:18 AM (No. 66114)
Ahh, Communism. It finally rears it´s ugly head to show who´s really boss in Red China.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 5/16/2019 10:34:51 AM (No. 66115)
Hey, it´s Bernie´s Way. And BO´s. And the Left´s. And the people who like Socialism/Communism.

No free economy.
No free speech.
No free thinking.

It wonderful if you are the boss. Not so great for everyone else. That´s what dems want to be, the BOSS.

America was set up to put the People in charge. Most of us still think that is a good plan.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: MattMusson 5/16/2019 10:53:44 AM (No. 66113)
China is an investment lead economy. It has little to do with profit and everything to do with providing jobs.

The Chinese government injects money into the economy equivalent to the Obama Stimulus ($821 billion) every 28 days.

Will you get growth with this type of injection? SURE! But, if you also get brand new empty cities and money pouring out of China to any safe haven.

The Chinese Economy is heading for a High Velocity Crash!
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