Story of the Week / March 4th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
New intelligence has led the Department of Energy (DOE) to shift its stance on COVID-19's origins and support the lab leak theory, once deemed a conspiracy by some politicians, journalists, and scientists.
Misinformation Watch / February 27th, 2023 / By Henry A. Brechter
Almost immediately after the COVID-19 pandemic began, people speculated about how it started. Most of this focused on China, where the pandemic began, and specifically on the city of Wuhan.
Recommended Reading / February 13th, 2023 / By Dan Schnur
There’s an old saying in politics: be suspicious of anything that passes by a unanimous vote.
Story of the Week / February 9th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
A spy balloon linked to China floated over the continental United States before being shot down off the coast of South Carolina.
Bias / February 8th, 2023 / By Clare Ashcraft
The latest addition to tensions between the U.S. and China led to biased media coverage on the Biden administration’s response.
Bias / December 8th, 2022 / By Julie Mastrine
The media had a very different tone toward American anti-lockdown protesters than it has had toward Chinese protesters.
Story of the Week / December 1st, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
A rare wave of protests across China against the government's COVID-19 lockdowns earned support from the U.S. and other nations, while fueling violent crackdowns from the ruling Chinese Communist Party.
Recommended Reading / July 25th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
China never went away, of course, but it will soon be much harder to ignore for a number of reasons.
Story of the Week / February 10th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Political controversies regarding China have earned just as much attention as the events themselves.
Recommended Reading / December 10th, 2021 / By Dan Schnur
The bill banning most imports from the Xinjiang region of China addresses a critical matter of international policy on which Biden should deploy as much political capital as he can muster.
Story of the Week / December 9th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
President Joe Biden's interactions with China and Russia made top headlines across the political spectrum this week.
Story of the Week / June 3rd, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
The theory that the COVID-19 pandemic originated from a laboratory leak in Wuhan, China is gaining traction and media coverage after it was initially dismissed early on in the pandemic. Last week, a report revealed that three researchers at the Wuhan Institute of Virology were...
News / October 7th, 2020 / By AllSides Staff
This article is part of our "Trump vs. Biden" Perspectives Blogs series, in which we'll analyze and explain each candidate's positions on major issues leading up to the 2020 presidential election . This blog will examine each candidate's stances on matters pertaining to o China and the...
News / August 3rd, 2020 / By Dan Schnur
In a hyper-polarized political environment like ours, it’s not often that we can identify a policy area where there is strong bipartisan agreement. But even in the middle of this scorched-earth campaign season, there is one critical issue on which Democrats and Republicans have achieved a...
Story of the Week / October 18th, 2019 / By Henry A. Brechter
Tracking impeachment: Attention has shifted to President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani , who is accused of pushing the Ukrainian government to investigate the Bidens on Trump's behalf. Hunter Biden, son of Joe Biden, forfeited his spot on the board of a Chinese private equity firm...
Story of the Week / September 7th, 2019 / By Henry A. Brechter
Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam announced the withdrawal of a controversial bill that would have allowed Hong Kong residents to be extradited to mainland China for trial. The bill, which had been suspended since July, led to months of protests. A majority of news coverage...
Story of the Week / May 10th, 2019 / By AllSides Staff
President Trump on Friday increased tariffs on $200 million in Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent. Some say the move will hurt American businesses and consumers, who will foot the majority of the bill, while others argue that the duties will even out the trade relationship...