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The Epoch Times is a privately held news media company. The center is in New York, but our network of local reporters throughout the world uncovers stories that are authentically local, yet also globally relevant. Our independence enables us to report widely and present a diversity of opinions.

We have offices in 30 countries across five continents, and our content is published in 17 languages. We are proud to offer print and web editions in Chinese, English, German, French, Spanish, Hebrew, Russian, Japanese, Korean and Indonesian, as well as web versions in Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Czech, Slovak, Vietnamese and Swedish.

Most Recent Articles by Epoch Times:

Smugglers Extort Thousands of Child Migrants Into Prostitution

Mar 4, 2019 — Epoch Times

WASHINGTON—Hundreds of thousands of people head to the United States every year in search of a better life, many by paying a smuggler thousands of dollars to get them in the back door—across the southwest border illegally. Others, as in the recent bust of a sex-trafficking ring in Florida, are lured by temporary work visas and then forced into servitude.

A smuggler often promises a better life in the United States, a job, or maybe even a love interest, said Greg Nevano, assistant director of ICE Homeland Security Investigations’ investigative programs.—More…

Japanese Leader Nominates Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

Feb 16, 2019 — Epoch Times

WASHINGTON—Ahead of his second meeting with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, President Donald Trump said on Feb. 15 that the leader of Japan had nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his work to open up a dialogue with the reclusive country.

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe “gave me the most beautiful copy of a letter that he sent to the people who give out a thing called the Nobel Prize,” Trump told reporters in the Rose Garden when asked about his upcoming summit with Kim later this month in Vietnam.—More….

Canada and the Exposure of China’s ‘High-Tech Nuclear Submarine’

Jan 18, 2019 — Epoch Times

TORONTO—In a push to make its brand a household name, Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei often taps into the favorite pastimes of the countries it’s trying to expand in. In Canada, the company is a major sponsor of “Hockey Night in Canada,” and in Poland, it has used soccer superstar and national team captain Robert Lewandowski to sell its brand.

In both countries, however, Huawei has received a barrage of negative publicity in recent weeks, being at the center of an escalating international spat between Canada and China, and linked to espionage in Poland.—More…

Censorship in the British Media: A Troubling Trend?

Dec 6, 2018 — Epoch Times

LONDON–The British media—print and electronic—have been in conflict with the government, regulatory authorities, celebrities protecting their privacy and big business trying to suppress exposure of malfeasance for decades.

The Official Secrets Act 1911 was watered down in the revised 1989 version but remains in place to protect national security.—More…

Proud Boys Founder Gavin McInnes Denied Visa to Australia Over Character Test

Dec 1, 2018 — Epoch Times

The founder of the conservative Proud Boys group has been denied a visa to Australia after he planned a speaking tour of the country that was slated to start on Dec. 5.

Gavin McInnes, a Canadian writer and comedian who founded the Proud Boys and co-founded Vice Media and Vice magazine, planned a speaking tour called “The Deplorables” across the country, but may not be able to conduct it after Australia’s Home Affairs Department determined he failed the character test to get a visa.—MORE…

Puerto Rico Officials Investigated for Corruption During Hurricane Relief

Jun 14, 2018 — Epoch Times

Corruption in Puerto Rico may have been the cause of U.S. relief supplies not reaching those in need following Hurricane Maria in September 2017.

The administration of San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz (D), who made headlines for her criticisms of President Donald Trump’s handling of the relief efforts, is now being investigated for alleged corruption.—More….

Media Give Trump Most Negative Presidential Coverage in 25 Years

Oct 7, 2017 — Epoch Times

Claims by President Donald Trump that media organizations primarily report negatively on him were proven true by a new research by Pew Research Center.

An analysis of 3,000 stories during the first 100 days of his presidency across 24 different media organizations found that reporting on Trump has been the most negative compared to other presidents over the past 25 years.—More….

Unless Persecution Ends, Discussion of Reform in China Is Empty Talk

Nov 14, 2013 — Epoch Times

The Chinese Communist Party is seeking to reinvent itself, and the Third Plenary Session of the Central Committee, which opened on Nov. 9, is meant to be the staging ground for putting the Party on a new path of economic reform.

Chinese Doctor Admits to Falun Gong Organ Harvest

Aug 14, 2012 — Epoch Times

A high-ranking retired Chinese military doctor has been caught in a phone call placed by a human rights group admitting that he used the organs of political prisoners in a joint research project with Wang Lijun, the former right-hand man to disgraced Party official Bo Xilai.

British Businessman Neil Heywood Divulged Too Much

Aug 8, 2012 — Epoch Times

Political Storm in China Brings Moment of Decision

May 2, 2012 — Epoch Times

In the battle between good and evil, there are no bystanders.

Tibetans, Deficits, and ‘Death by China’

Nov 4, 2011 — Epoch Times

By Matthew Little, Epoch Times Staff

PARLIAMENT HILL——“Death by China” became somewhat of a theme Wednesday as hundreds of Tibetans protested repression in China on the front lawn of Parliament while MPs and others were coincidently gathered for a lunch forum with the co-author of a book by that title.

Ontario Minister Asked Festival to Ban Newspaper to Please Chinese Consul, Says Source

Sep 29, 2011 — Epoch Times

An Ontario cabinet minister told organizers of a Markham street festival to deny The Epoch Times a booth at their event in order to appease the Chinese consul general, a source involved in organizing the event says.

Former MP Says Ignatieff Quashed Chinese Influence Questions

Sep 28, 2011 — Epoch Times

A former Liberal MP says former Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff stopped him from calling witnesses and submitting evidence in a parliamentary hearing last year that would have pointed to Chinese influence on Canadian politicians.

China’s Investment in EU Politically Charged, Say Experts

Sep 18, 2011 — Epoch Times

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said Wednesday that China is willing to invest further in the EU, and in turn urged the EU to recognize China’s market economy status in exchange.

Beijing to Take on English Press in Canada

Sep 15, 2011 — Epoch Times

Upset with the coverage China gets in Canada’s English-language press, the Chinese communist regime plans to take matters into its own hands by launching a state-run English newspaper in Canada, the Epoch Times has learned.

Former McMaster Confucius Institute Teacher Seeks Asylum in Canada

Aug 26, 2011 — Epoch Times

A Chinese woman who came to Canada to teach Chinese language at McMaster University in Hamilton says she was required to sign a statement promising not to practice Falun Gong in order to obtain her position.

Slip-Up in Chinese Military TV Show Reveals More Than Intended

Aug 22, 2011 — Epoch Times

A standard, even boring, piece of Chinese military propaganda screened in mid-July included what must have been an unintended but nevertheless damaging revelation: shots from a computer screen showing a Chinese military university is engaged in cyberwarfare against entities in the United States.

Poor Cybersecurity in Health Devices a Life-threatening Problem

Aug 19, 2011 — Epoch Times

Security researcher and Type 1 diabetic Jerome Radcliffe demonstrated a potentially lethal vulnerability in wireless medial devices by hacking his own insulin pump and glucose meter—showing a live audience that a malicious hacker could potentially use security gaps in the devices to end someone’s life.

Canadian Schools ‘Unaware’ of Beijing’s Discrimination in Confucius Institute Hire

Aug 8, 2011 — Epoch Times

There are now around 10 Confucius Institutes hosted in universities and other academic institutions across Canada. But as for working in these non-profit language and cultural schools, it seems those who practice Falun Gong need not apply.