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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Hong Kong is now a place where peaceful protesters are routinely being locked up
By Johnny Patterson
Profit can trump principle because the Chinese market is big and Western consumers are apathetic
Rule of law has been replaced with rule by law — and the Communist party’s word is law
The Chinese government have blatantly violated the handover treaty
The 5G deal is putting the UK-US trade deal in jeopardy
Hong Kong’s Tiananmen Square vigil will be different this year
Disney’s Mulan is everything Xi Jinping could wish for
Welcome to authoritarian Hong Kong
Washington is furious at Boris’s Huawei bid
Will Boris Johnson stand with Hong Kong?
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