The Mekong River is a vital lifeline for the countries of Southeast Asia. However, the race for renewable energy has left the region devastated and at risk of exploitation by Beijing.
For more than thirty years Free Tibet have helped Tibetan people in their fight for rights and independence. There are signs however that as Chinese power grows, Beijing’s influence is impacting the extent to which organisations such as this one can freely operate, both with China and throughout the West.
We are living in the Chinese century. This is what economic forecasters would have you believe. With economic pre-eminence often