Germany and China

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China’s ascendancy has come with a rising ambition to put their stamp on world affairs.
But since their system of governance remains autocratic and repressive, the West has thought it prudent to begin to pull back investing in their land.
The hope had always been that political change in China — toward a more open system — would come through trade.
Instead, the Chinese Communist party keeps tightening its hold on their population.
Many western companies…



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writer and psychiatrist with an interest in current affairs