“He [Xi] realizes that he is received an issue together with his financial system,” Chang defined to host Martha MacCallum. “However extra vital, he is received an issue with demography.
“China proper now’s greater than 4 instances extra populous than the USA,” Chang went on. “By the tip of this century, it is in all probability going to be much less populous than the U.S. That is essentially the most dramatic collapse in demography in historical past, absent struggle or illness. And if Beijing would not obtain its aims within the subsequent, for example 5 years, it has no hope of catching up and surpassing us.”
Regardless of the challenges going through Beijing, Chang emphasised that “China is our foremost adversary and nations like Russia, Iran, North Korea, they’re solely in a position to problem the worldwide system as a result of China offers them energy.”
“This can be a China problem,” he continued. “It is not an Iran problem or a Russia problem. It is mainly one which’s centered in Beijing, as a result of China is extraordinarily hostile to the USA, inherently hostile within the nature of that regime.”
Nevertheless, President Biden is clinging to what Chang described because the “decades-old” view that “the USA can get together with China, that it is really in our pursuits to assist the Communist Social gathering strengthen itself.”
“Biden has a view that’s simply not in line with what China is doing at present,” the creator went on. “They’re committing atrocities, and that hasn’t actually penetrated the president.”
The USA, Chang added, “cannot actually have a collaborative relationship with a rustic that has declared a quote-unquote, ‘Folks’s Battle’ on us, and that is China. They did that in Could of 2019. So whereas it sounds good, it simply would not work in observe.”