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How China strong-arms foreign businesses

With Dr. David Wurmser, Sam Faddis and Lance Crayon

DAVID WURMSER, Director, Center for Security Policy’s Program on Global Anti-Semitism, former Middle East Advisor to Vice President Dick Cheney, retired, US Navy Reserves Lieutenant Commander:

Part 1: 

  • Recap on Israel’s recent elections
  • Benjamin Netanyahu does not have the required 61 seats in parliament to form a government of his own
  • David Wurmser: Beginning with the Clinton administration, the US has been meddling in Israel’s elections using taxpayer money for years

Part 2: 

  • The peace treaty between the UAE and Israel allows for greater economic development within Israel’s Arab communities
  • Wurmser argues that Joe Biden’s State Department is trying to rebrand goods coming out of the “West Bank”
  • Wurmser on the Suez Canal incident: “An accident that gives ideas to people who shouldn’t be given ideas”

SAM FADDIS, former Clandestine Operations Officer, CIA, former Congressional Candidate, Editor,, Author, “Beyond Repair: The Decline and Fall of the CIA,” @RealSamFaddis

  • Sam Faddis unearths an underreported fact about King’s grocery store in Boulder, Colorado
  • Faddis argues that Avril Haines, Director of National Intelligence, has no practical intelligence experience and is someone who politically attached herself to Joe Biden

LANCE CRAYON, former Senior News Editor, Global Times (US edition), former Video Journalist, China Radio International, former Senior Editor, People’s Daily English News app:

  • Lance Crayon delves into the role both money and propaganda play in transforming China’s image abroad, especially in regard to Confucius Institutes
  • There are currently over 100 Confucius Institutes operating within US universities – Chinese nationals pay upwards of three times more than their American peers to study in the US at select universities
  • H&M’s fallout in China – “Kill the chicken to scare the monkey”