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Melissa Chen

Melissa Chen is a Spectator contributing editor.

Science & Tech

Why tech billionaires love testosterone

‘T’ and ‘bromeopathy’ won’t create good men

By Melissa Chen

Politics

The Trump talisman doesn’t work anymore

Democrats can’t win by invoking the name of the 45th president

By Melissa Chen

Sports

The player exposing the NBA’s hypocrisy on China

Enes Kanter’s pro-Tibet protest is making people very uncomfortable

By Melissa Chen

China

Has Xi Jinping overplayed his hand?

The Chinese Communist party at 100

By Melissa Chen

China

John Cena’s car-crash Taiwan apology

‘You can’t CCP me’

By Melissa Chen

International

Joe Biden is letting India down

India reported world record-breaking coronavirus infection rates for four days in a row

By Melissa Chen

Politics

The media’s haste to cry race

Instead of honoring the victims of mass shootings, we end up drafting them into our culture wars

By Melissa Chen

China

Is Joe Biden really ‘tough on China’?

Look not at what he says, but what his administration does

By Melissa Chen

Drink

Yelp’s anti-racist social credit nightmare

The company’s ‘Business Accused of Racist Behavior’ tag is straight out of the CCP playbook

By Melissa Chen

China

Can China be trusted on climate change?

Why are so many taking the new CCP climate pledge at face value?

By Melissa Chen

Politics

The China election

The US-China bilateral relationship is the most consequential issue of our time

By Melissa Chen

Internet

Let’s ignore online petitions

Trader Joe’s rebrands a product line after fewer than 2,000 complaints

By Melissa Chen

China

Farewell, dear Hong Kong

China’s new security law delivered a death blow to Hong Kong as we know it

By Melissa Chen

China

Don’t compare the nationwide riots to Hong Kong

It’s facile and divisive

By Melissa Chen

Internet

In defense of Andrew Yang

A call for unity during our fight for humanity

By Melissa Chen

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