From the team that brought you the satirical TV news show China Uncensored comes a...well...less scripted look at China. Chris Chappell and his team are off the teleprompter and on the mic to interview China experts, or discuss the issues of the day. And frankly, anything else they feel like discussing.
#114 What Happens If China Takes Over the World?
The Chinese Communist Party is forging ahead with a plan for world domination. But can the Quad, an alliance of the US, Japan, Australia, and India, save the Indo Pacific and the rest of the world from an authoritarian nightmare? Joining us on this China Unscripted is Cleo Paskal from Chatham House & Foundation for Defense of Democracies.
#113 How Things Can Still Get Worse in Hong Kong
The Chinese Communist Party has annihilated Hong Kong freedom and democracy, but that was only just the beginning. On this China Unscripted, we're joined by Max Mok, a Hong Kong activist based in Australia and member of the activist group Hongkonger Protection Against Chinese Expansion.
#112 A Growing Rift Between China and the West
Chinese Communist Party aggression is creating a rift between China and the West. US China relations have had the tone set at the US China meeting in Anchorage, Alaska, as American allies sanction China for genocide against the Uyghur Muslims in China. And as the CCP demolishes Hong Kong freedoms and threatens an invasion of Taiwan, is a new Cold War brewing?
#111 How Socialism Institutionalizes Failure | Joshua Philipp
Socialism turns failure into an institution. But what is Socialism? What is Communism? What is Democratic Socialism? On this episode of China Unscripted, we take a deep dive into Karl Marx and the Communist Manifesto. Joining us is Joshua Philipp, host of Crossroads. Check out his channel! https://www.youtube.com/CrossroadswithJOSHUAPHILIPP
#110 Is China Committing “Genocide” Against the Uyghur Muslims?
The world debates whether what the Chinese Communist Party is doing to Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang, China is genocide. The US China relationship is strong thanks to decades of elite capture in Wall Street and Capitol Hill. Will the Biden Administration stand up for the Uyghurs? On this episode of China Unscripted, joining us is writer, linguist, Uyghur activist, and President of the President of the Uyghur Help Organization, Abduweli Ayup.
#109 Taiwan Is the Key to Asia, and China Wants It Now
China has promised to invade Taiwan and the day the Chinese military might actually do that under Xi Jinping is closer. And if Taiwan falls, the West falls as well. How does Taiwan US relations fit under the Joe Biden China policy? Joining us on this China Unscripted is Grant Newsham, a retired U.S. Marine Colonel. He’s now a Research Fellow at the Center for Security Policy