Secure Freedom Minute: We Must Not Underwrite the CCP’s “Technologically Enhanced Totalitarianism”

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Secure Freedom Minute

This is Frank Gaffney with the Secure Freedom Minute.

Deputy National Security Advisor Matthew Pottinger, who is arguably the U.S. government’s most knowledgeable expert on the Chinese Communist Party, recently spoke in Mandarin to the people of China and others threatened by what he calls the technologically-enhanced totalitarianism of Xi Jinping’s regime.

Mr. Pottinger described “the Party’s sheer ambition to wed traditional Leninist techniques with powerful new tools of digital surveillance,” observing that even children are “fair game under Beijing’s rules of political warfare.”

As it happens, thanks to the CCP’s collusion with “Beijing’s Bankers” on Wall Street, American investors are poised to pour tens of billions of dollars into Ant Technology Group, a Chinese conglomerate that enables Xi’s ambitions.

Fortunately, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Marco Rubio introduced legislation yesterday that would end such U.S. underwriting of our Chinese Communist enemies. Learn more at

This is Frank Gaffney.

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