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Bashing 'the other' is wrong, whoever does it

Look who is being xenophobic now. If Trump's bashing Muslims is wrong, then it is no less right for the FBI chief to make scapegoats of Chinese students and academics.

FBI director Chris Wray told Congress recently that Chinese professors, scientists and students in the United States may be covertly gathering intelligence for their government back home.


IT HAS become conventional wisdom of sorts to label US President Donald Trump as an American nationalist, to point to the public statements he made during the presidential election campaign and since his inauguration as president, and to accuse him of being xenophobic, nativist...