Shein’s Cotton Tied to Chinese Region Accused of Forced Labor
November 23, 2022
Lab tests confirm that cotton used in clothing made by Shein, one of the biggest fashion brands in the world, comes from China’s Xinjiang region.
Guinea’s Iron Treasure
June 26, 2022
Guinea’s Simandou mountains hold the largest untapped iron-ore deposit on the planet. Now a consortium of China-connected companies is moving ahead with a plan that jeopardizes one of the most biologically rich ecosystems in Africa.
How China’s Flagship Belt and Road Project Stalled Out
January 14, 2021
The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is one of the most important components of Beijing’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative. But so far, just one-third of planned development has been completed.