Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master’s degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.

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Legislation Aims to Limit CCP Influence in Australia

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull plans to introduce legislation to limit foreign contributions to political parties. The legislation, which is modeled on the United States’ Foreign Agents Registration Act, applies to all foreign countries, but appears to be targeting Chinese influence, which has been subject of heated debate in Australia. Tom Westbrook

December 5, 2017 3:10 PM

Photo: Yellow blossoms, by Ee Shawn

Yellow blossoms

December 3, 2017 10:26 PM