Barging into your home, threatening your family, or making you disappear: Here’s what China does to people who speak out against them

Barging into your home, threatening your family, or making you disappear: Here’s what China does to people who speak out against them

A group of protesters had been planning a demonstration in Beijing’s financial district over lost investments with the country’s peer-to-peer lending platforms. Many of those platforms had shut down due to a recent government crackdown on financial firms, causing investors to lose some tens of thousands of dollars in savings. But the demonstration, scheduled for…

A bizarre, threatening statement from Trump’s hawkish security adviser may have derailed the North Korea talks

A bizarre, threatening statement from Trump’s hawkish security adviser may have derailed the North Korea talks

John Bolton, President Donald Trump’s hawkish national security adviser.Joshua Roberts/Reuters North Korea appeared to flip on the US on Tuesday with a variety of complaints and statements that marked the first real backslide of a diplomatic push for peace in Korea — and much of it was pinned on a dark, threatening statement made by…