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OPINION: Those who want to go back to the old system ignore evidence it discourages states from removing barriers to growing their economies in the national interest, writes @AaronMorey .
Hong Kong activist fears he will be sent to one of Beijing’s ‘black jails’
Beijing plans to bypass the city's legislature to impose new rules which would allow it to crack down on protests and on critics of the Chinese government.
A Chinese military contractor that boasts of spreading disinformation and promoting conflict has compiled profiles on more than 35,000 Australians, from Prime Minister Scott Morrison to billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes.
For all its pretensions, Beijing has proved completely unable to manage the people of a sophisticated and free global city.