Bills Introduced to Curb China’s Attempts to Collect US Genomics Data

Strands of DNA.

Marco Rubio, the U.S. Senator for Florida, has come forward and introduced two new bills for countering various efforts by China for collecting U.S. genomics data in illegal as well as legal ways. (Image: via Max Pixel)

Marco Rubio Takes Aim at McKinsey Over Ties With the Chinese Communist Party

U.S. Passes Bill in Support of Tibet

The Dalai Lama.

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed a bill called the Tibetan Policy and Support Act (TPSA) in support of Tibet’s spiritual and cultural values. (Image: Screenshot via YouTube)

Huawei Blocked From Supplying 5G Services in New Zealand

Huawei headquarters.

The Director-General of the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) of New Zealand has rejected a proposal from telecom carrier Spark to use Huawei tech in providing 5G services due to security concerns. (Image: via Wikimedia Commons)

US Lawmakers Put the Squeeze on Confucius Institutes

American Senator Marco Rubio has been a long-term supporter for human rights in China. (Image: Gage Skidmore via Flickr)

Sentencing of Young Democracy Activists Is ‘Political Payback’

HK activist Joshua Wong.

A 2013 file image of Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong. (Image: Pacific Chillino via flickr/CC BY 2.0 )