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When Titans Clash

In 2001, China joined the World Trade Organisation, with America's support. The US' belief was that free trade with China could create more opportunities for Americans. However in the past 20 years, almost 5 million manufacturing jobs in America have been lost, as factories moved overseas, creating a surge in poverty levels and anti-China sentiment. How did this happen?
When Titans Clash

When Titans Clash - S1: Blaming China For US Poverty And The Broken American Dream

14 Jan 2021 01:05pm
In 2001, China joined the World Trade Organisation, with America's support. The US' belief was that free trade with China could create more opportunities for Americans. However in the past 20 years, almost 5 million manufacturing jobs in America have been lost, as factories moved overseas, creating a surge in poverty levels and anti-China sentiment. How did this happen?

When Titans Clash

About the show:

US China relations are at its worst in modern history. How are the historical forces of pride and shame driving the conflict? Understand China’s Century of Humiliation and discover how poverty in America is invoking anti-China public sentiment. As ties worsen, we discover communities in disarray, companies on the brink and countries compelled to thread a tightrope.

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