1

BEIJING DISPATCH

DISPATCH from BEIJING
Featuring Jeff Brown’s Special Reports
PLUS
A SPECIAL SELECTION OF ANCILLARY MATERIALS ON CHINA AND THE PACIFIC BY DISTINGUISHED OBSERVERS
black-horizontal

Jeff Brown giving a talk on "Fear of the Future."

Jeff Brown giving a talk on “Fear of the Future.”

Cross-linked with China Rising Radio SinolandSoundCloud,  Stitcher Radio  and iTunes.
JEFF’S PRINCIPAL WEBSITE TODAY IS CHINA RISING

Screen Shot 2016-05-15 at 7.54.23 AM



Jeff J. Brown—TGP’s Beijing correspondent— is the author of China Rising- Capitalist Roads, Socialist Destinations (Punto Press, 2016), Doctor WriteRead’s Treasure Trove to Great English (2015), and  44 Days (2013),  He is currently writing an historical fiction, Red Letters – The Diaries of Xi Jinping, due out in 2017. Jeff is commissioned to write monthly articles for The Saker  and The Greanville Post, touching on all things China, and the international political & cultural scene. He is a member of The Anthill, a collective of authors who write about China, and also submits articles on Oped News and Firedog Lake. His articles have been published by Paul Craig Roberts, Ron Unz, Alternative News Network and many other websites. He has also been a guest on Press TV, Truth Jihad, Daily Coin, Shadow of Truth, Wall St. for Main St.  and KFCF Radio 88.1  in Fresno, California.

Jeff also podcasts and conducts interviews himself on 44 Days Radio Sinoland and can be heard at SoundCloud, Stitcher Radio and iTunes.

In China, he has been a speaker at TEDx, the Bookworm Literary Festival, the Capital M Literary Festival, the Hutong, as well as being featured in an 18-part series of interviews on Radio Beijing AM774, with former BBC journalist, Bruce Connolly. He has guest lectured at international schools in Beijing and Tianjin.

CR-Grey-on-Blue-80%Jeff grew up in the heartland of the United States, Oklahoma, and graduated from Oklahoma State University. He went to Brazil while in graduate school at Purdue University, to seek his fortune, which whet his appetite for traveling the globe. This helped inspire him to be a Peace Corps Volunteer in Tunisia in 1980 and he lived and worked in Africa, the Middle East, China and Europe for the next 21 years. All the while, he mastered Portuguese, Arabic, French and Mandarin, while traveling to over 85 countries. He then returned to America for nine years, whereupon he moved back to China in 2010. He currently lives in Beijing with his wife, where he writes, while being a school teacher in an international school. Jeff is a dual national French-American.

Jeff can be reached at 44 Days, jeff@44days.net, Facebook, Twitter and Wechat/Whatsapp: +86-18618144837

Russian Gains, US Gears Up for Crimea Escalation, US Proxies Strike China/Pakistan in Train Bombing

Russian Gains, US Gears Up for Crimea Escalation, US Proxies Strike China/Pakistan in Train Bombing

A wide-ranging insightful discussion of the developing flashpoints in the global war between Russia and her allies and the Anglo-American ...
Read More
“Chinese Aggression” Sure Looks An Awful Lot Like US Aggression

“Chinese Aggression” Sure Looks An Awful Lot Like US Aggression

CAITLIN JOHNSTONE—US-led provocations and escalations against China are becoming a regular occurrence, both from the US itself and from its ...
Read More
Perhaps the Most Important, Yet Most Marginalized Story of 2022

Perhaps the Most Important, Yet Most Marginalized Story of 2022

KIM PETERSEN—China declared victory against poverty in 2021. And it is not just China lauding its victory. UN secretary-general Antonio ...
Read More
Garland Nixon: Moscow/Beijing a de facto military alliance

Garland Nixon: Moscow/Beijing a de facto military alliance

Garland Nixon lucidly explains why though neither Russia nor China have proclaimed it openly and formally, there is a strong ...
Read More
The China question: Quo Vadis?

The China question: Quo Vadis?

ELENA PANINA—While there are indications that Japan will join AUKUS, the Chinese civilization still have an almost bloodthirsty bone to ...
Read More
Xi Jinping’s Visit to Saudi Arabia and the overthrow of Atlanticism

Xi Jinping’s Visit to Saudi Arabia and the overthrow of Atlanticism

MATT EHRET—Not only is Iran a key player in the Greater Eurasian Partnership serving as a strategic hub for the ...
Read More
THE NEAR TERM

THE NEAR TERM

PAUL EDWARDS—The fate of humanity in the immediate future will be determined by the undeclared but entirely real war between ...
Read More
STALIN: THE HISTORY AND CRITIQUE OF A BLACK LEGEND

STALIN: THE HISTORY AND CRITIQUE OF A BLACK LEGEND

PATRICE GREANVILLE—The all-out demonisation of revolutionary leaders is an old habit that has become almost an industry in the capitalist ...
Read More
Death-Ridden West Ramps Pressure on China to Abandon Zero-Covid Policy

Death-Ridden West Ramps Pressure on China to Abandon Zero-Covid Policy

FINIAN CUNNINGHAM—This week saw an upsurge in Chinese infections from Covid-19 in the capital Beijing and other cities. There were ...
Read More
The US is the Aggressor over Taiwan, Not China: Lawyer Christopher Black interviewed November 2022

The US is the Aggressor over Taiwan, Not China: Lawyer Christopher Black interviewed November 2022

FINIAN CUNNINGHAM—The US, not China, is the aggressor, says the author. Christopher Black, a respected international lawyer, tells Finian Cunningham ...
Read More
America’s Plan to Defeat Both Russia and China

America’s Plan to Defeat Both Russia and China

A top US military officer pledged to support Taiwan militarily while warning Beijing to learn from Russia's invasion of Ukraine ...
Read More
John Pilger: The US is Escalating War Tensions With China in Desperate Bid to Maintain Global Power

John Pilger: The US is Escalating War Tensions With China in Desperate Bid to Maintain Global Power

EDITOR—In an interview with Finian Cunningham, internationally renowned journalist and documentary filmmaker John Pilger says America is driving war against ...
Read More

Remember: All captions and pullquotes are furnished by the editors, NOT the author(s). 


What is $5 a month to support one of the greatest publications on the Left?



People who give you the unadulterated truths that affect your life and the lives of countless people around the world, and the destiny of the planet itself? Just think for a moment: an insignificant sum for you can mean whether we continue to publish or go under. And if we go, who will speak for you? It’s that simple. Don’t take the alternative media—YOUR media—for granted. Sign up today for a simple, recurring donation of just $5. You can cancel anytime—and no hard feelings. That’s a promise.