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Originally Posted by Sooner or later View Post
China has abused trade for decades.

Currently 15% tariff of auto and auto part imports.
Want to open a factory in China. Gonna be a joint venture with forced transfer of technology.
Limits on emissions. China shoots you the bird. Environmental standards. Forget it.
Sweat shops. China loves em.
Illegal immigration. Read up on the massive protests going on in Hong Kong.
Less spending on US military. China has a goal to be the world power by 2050. Using our money.
Product dumping. The EU currently has tarriffs on dumped Chinese steel.

In nearly all instances the things we want our society to accept China is 180 degrees away.

All for a less expensive IPhone

Thank God somebody here gets it...
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