Warning: Undefined variable $cookie_domain in /var/www/html/shared/start_verified_session.shared on line 308 Mythbusting China Cold War 2.0: Debt Traps and Bird Flu ad-free A marketplace for speech. 82,616 Hours of Speech help 517,412 Transcriptions add title (free) 409 Sources add source €0.99 Spotlight Transcription New Search Search: Newsbud Title: Mythbusting China Cold War 2.0: Debt Traps and Bird Flu Published: 2018-09-12 Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Luam2gTJMLA 1/6[Music] hello I am Peter Lee for News buds China watch this week on China watch myth-busting Cold War 2.0 debt traps and bird flu this week was Xi Jinping's big Africa moment the forum on China Africa cooperation or foe kak maybe you didn't hear about it a lot because the PRC was counter-programming against the West's debt trap diplomacy talking point with some success and maybe it2/6 did hear about China's plot to kill us all with bird flu will dig into both stories in this week's episode for some inexplicable reason there's a lot of carefully crafted but not particularly forthright anti PRC agitprop getting published and getting amplified in the Western media is it because of omission malice deadline pressure the need to drive clicks and views with the scariest spin possible or is3/6 Uncle Sam obsessed with managing the news and sidelining the stories that make Uncle Sam unhappy or anxious why would I think that Senator Tom cotton is Twitter an American company we are an American company do you prefer to see America remain the world's dominant global superpower well Jack Dorsey of Twitter well it looks like Mark Zuckerberg to the supremo of Facebook doesn't have any problem with4/6 helping America stay on top as the world's dominant superpower in a September 5 op-ed for the Washington Post titled protecting democracy is an arms race here's how Facebook can help he wrote it's an arms race and it will take the combined forces of US private and public sectors to protect America's democracy from outside interference with this background it's not surprising that behind a lot of mainstream5/6 China coverage there's a bigger more complete and more interesting story that it doesn't seem we're getting except that China watch only available as a subscription on news bud you need China watch now more than ever navigate over to China watch to subscribe watch this full show and view our archive of almost 100 episodes of China watch you'll also get access to news butts unrivaled roster of6/6 analysts and commentators on world affairs the economy and civil rights do it today do it now and declare your independence from government manage news on Facebook Google YouTube and Twitter [Music] DEEP LINKED selected quote: Please confirm your sharing options: Share this transcription, and highlight this paragraph. Just share this transcription (no high-lighting). Sharing tools: oops! something sin't quite right :/ --> '; Your browser does not support the audio element.