China’s wealthy seek new ways to move money, avoid Xi Jinping’s redistribution policy

China's wealthy seek new ways to move money, avoid Xi Jinping's redistribution policy

China’s rich have changed their focus from making money to keeping it as President Xi Jinping introduces new measures to redistribute wealth among a swell of support. The wealthy class in China has periodically felt the need to hide money from the government, but the recent “common prosperity” drive has caused a minor panic. The drive … Read more

Torn From Parents in the Belgian Congo, Women Seek Reparations

Torn From Parents in the Belgian Congo, Women Seek Reparations

BRUSSELS — The girls were as young as 2, some still breastfeeding, and no older than 4 when they were taken from their mothers.Like thousands of other mixed-race children born under colonial rule in Belgian Congo, the five girls, the children of African mothers and European fathers, were taken from their homes by the authorities … Read more

Democrats scrambling for reconciliation deal, seek to get infrastructure to Biden before overseas trip

Democrats scrambling for reconciliation deal, seek to get infrastructure to Biden before overseas trip

Charlie Hurt and Richard Fowler weigh in on ‘WSJ at Large’ as Biden’s ‘Build Back Better’ plan begins to shrink Democrats are scrambling to reach a deal on their massive reconciliation bill this week so that progressives will stop their blockade of the infrastructure bill that’s stalled in the House before President Biden leaves the … Read more