Our Word Cloud has many attributes that depict an answer the “Why Buy U.S.A.” question. On this page we will take the phrases of the word cloud and blend them with facts in order to reveal some of the disastrous results and consequences of ignoring the “Made in USA” designation.
As a man in China yells “I’m starving. My wife and children are starving” he bangs his head against a pole. The Uighur women (a Turkic minority ethnic group) are subjected to the removal of their husbands to be imprisoned in “re-education camps,” and work in factories that supply major international brands. The brands include: “Apple, BMW, Gap, Huawei, Nike, Samsung, Sony and Volkswagen.” As of Nov. 2019 “China is reportedly sending men to sleep in the same beds as Uighur Muslim women while their husbands are in prison camps”.
“An estimated 500,000 people are currently enduring punitive detention without charge or trial, and millions are unable to access the legal system to seek redress for their grievances.” A mother of twins, Mao Hengfeng has had a forced abortion, and the denial of other basic rights including that of freedom of expression, on Thu Feb 24, 2011 Mrs. Hengfeng was “seized by a team of 30 to 50 security officials, her husband, is worried and does not know her location.” Mao Hengfeng & Amnesty International & Ruters …As of February 8th 2013 Mrs. Hengfeng has been released…Link
Even the highly regarded Chinese Olympic Athletes are detained and kept away form their families, the obsession of a gold medal trumps the rights of young girls. Wu Minxia was lied to by her parents and the government-funded sports system dictates “hours of tough training every day”. Even the father admits: “We’ve known for years that our daughter doesn’t belong to us any more.” Olympic Athlete Abuse
mostly women and children.
Nuclear Sludge® How about some Candy designed for our children that came form Pakistan. 🙁 Do you think our kids love “Taking the Toxic Challenge™” with elevated levels of lead? (0.101 parts per million to .311 ppm; the U.S. FDA tolerance is 0.1 ppm)
Corn and Wheat were once grown, now it is toxic land in a foreign country; rare earth minerals are doused in acid chemicals and processed through red-hot furnaces. The rare earth Neodymium is used in magnet applications for so called environmental friendly products, like the Toyota Prius, and Wind Turbines.
A Quote from Chen Guangcheng a Chinese dissident and human rights activist who spoke in support of President Trump at the 2020 Republican National Convention.
“The CCP is an enemy of humanity,” he said. “It is terrorizing its own people and it is threatening the well-being of the world. In China, expressing beliefs or ideas not approved by the CCP, religion, democracy, human rights, can lead to prison. The nation lies under mass surveillance and censorship.”
According to the National Academy of Sciences “foreign production sites or transportation channels might be destroyed or disabled by military action, natural disasters, or accidents and foreign sourcing and dependence carry potential national security liabilities”.
Communist China installing malicious code on Smartphones
“G Data said the spyware it found on the N9500 could allow a hacker to steal personal data, place rogue calls, or turn on the phone’s camera and microphone. G Data said the stolen information was sent to a server in China.” Yahoo News
When Americans purchase foreign products we contribute to the pollution of the land and air, where manufacturing and production facilities have no government environmental supervision policies established. “China’s central government hasn’t been able to stop the runaway coal-fired power plant building” and “China’s Belt and Road Plan Is Destroying the World”.
Today the people of China are getting “fed up with air, water and soil pollution, members of the public have virtually no say on industrial projects, and often protest against factories or petrochemical plants they fear could affect their health”.
If the American consumer demanded more Made in USA product, our retailers would not have to keep track of foreign vs domestic merchandise; they would keep stock in American product and avoid government fines and excessive regulation. Some of our big box stores have paid millions to settle government claims that, they have violated the Buy American Act. These fines are paid in the long run by us, the American consumer. Another Corp. accused.
“It should be the highest ambition of every American to extend his views beyond himself, and to bear in mind that his conduct will not only affect himself, his country, and his immediate posterity; but that its influence may be co-extensive with the world, and stamp political happiness or misery on ages yet unborn.”
Letter to the Legislature of Pennsylvania, September 5, 1789
Click here for link to letter.
For Manufacturers: Outsourcing can create risk factors that management may not expect; increasing the chances of business failure. In some cases Logistics, Quality Control, Product Lag Time and Delays, and Increased Transportation Costs can lead to end product cost increases and reduced customer demand satisfaction.
Also US, corporations dealing with foreign regimes like communist China will need to tread lightly when using social media. See NBA support of the Hong Kong protests There are many levels of skill and behavioral actions that must be dealt with in order to minimize risk.
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion,
or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;..”
~Bill of Rights~
“Christianophobia: Christianity is ‘close to extinct’ in Middle East and Communist State hostility towards Christianity is particularly rife in China, where more Christians are imprisoned than in any other country in the world”. “Since the beginning of 2016 thru March, 49 Churches have been destroyed”. Note: the Christian population in China is only 4%.
The Chinese Wenzhou “authorities told the church the cross violated building height limits” so “Hundreds of police took down a church’s cross”. After the removal of another cross, atop of a nursing home in order “to create a “scenic spot” in Zhejiang province, the communist rulers proclaim a new law…
January 1, 2015 “People will be banned from ‘exaggerating religious fervour using their appearance, clothing or logos’,”
Feburary 26, 2016 “Pastor in China Who Resisted Cross Removal Gets 14 Years in Prison”…
September 20, 2017 Henan provence: “local authorities proposed removing the cross and the church agreed” and it was “illegal for Christians to gather in the church”.
August 07, 2018: The Chinese Atheist Communist Party frighten and disperse believers in Jesus Christ. “They ordered that the cross, a painting of the Last Supper and Bible verse calligraphy be taken down. And they demanded that all services stop until each person along with the church itself was registered with the government, said the shopkeeper, Guo, who gave his last name only from fear of retribution.”
Communist Party of China (CPC)
Or Christians Persecuted in China (CPC)
Chinese Christians told:
Jesus won’t save you —
Christians in China Must:
Replace Jesus With Pictures of Xi Jinping — Or Lose Social Services
Worship your new messiah —
Like the Hitler Youth who “were used to break up Church youth groups, and in anti-Church indoctrination”, “hotlines have been set up so children can denounce their own parents for anti-state activities“.
Censorship of foreign media through high security check points and “no-go zones for foreign reporters” has kept the eyes of the world from viewing the “Medieval” tactics (batons with spikes) used by the Chinese army, for suppression of the religious traditions of the People of Tibet. Cultural Genocide, return of the pacifist Dalai Lama, and release of Tibetan political prisoners are issues creating the self-immolation mindset of Tibetan Monks and Nuns. The peaceful people of Tibet are setting themselves on fire, denouncing the oppression of their religion.
Link to ABC News Video & Transcript.
New Link Was the old one censored by the Chinese Communist Regime?
It always seems like an innocent action by the Communist Chinese as they destroy and reshape the world: they “poison fish with cyanide” while building islands over “pristine coral reefs, dredging and grinding them up to build artificial islands, they ransack their wildlife, from endangered sea turtles to giant clams”.
Back in September 25, 2015; their leader Xi said, “Relevant construction activity that China is undertaking in the Nansha Islands does not target or impact any country and there is “no intention to militarize”. But that is a lie. Today, China has swooped down and laid claim to The South China Sea area that is made up of the body of water that lies east of Vietnam, west of the Philippines and west of the island of Borneo. China now has militarized that area and “Short of War With the U.S.” they will slowly expand “Into the Mid-Pacific” and exert their “Authority and Power”.
The US purchases of Chinese Clothing was a small part of the 2017, $375.2 billion dollar trade imbalance. We also contribute to the oppression of those who are denied freedom and imprisoned for “organizing a series of protests over corruption and access to education” .
Sinovel Wind Group Co., the largest turbine manufacturer in China was “caught red-handed” with complete access to AMSC’s proprietary source code. In short it appears to be running a stolen version of AMSC’s software”. This alleged violation of patent protected information is the tip of the iceberg of “a far-reaching industrial espionage campaign by Chinese spy agencies”.
“Chinese Hacking is ‘The Greatest Transfer of Wealth in History” says General Keith Alexander, ex-director of the National Security Agency.
Link to Article
“Cyber attacks could be “as serious as a nuclear bomb,” says: Chief of Staff of the People’s Liberation Army, Gen. Fang Fenghui.
On both sides of the Pacific “core interests and vicious competition” has spawned a war like dialogue that could fracture at any time triggering a meltdown of product acquisition. Link to article.
According to a Bloomberg News employee, the editor in chief Matthew Winkler said he had read a lot about foreign journalists working under the Third Reich and wanted to formulate a strategy for staying in China as long as possible. “He said he was looking at the example of how news organizations worked in Nazi Germany, how they were able to stay there, how they were able to write in that environment,” . Link to Article
Is it the H7N9 bird flu virus or Chemical factories in China that are at fault for the deaths of thousands of animals? Ducks, dogs, and pigs have been recognized by the media; but what other animals and humans have been affected. It is stated in the article the people of nearby cities have turned to dark humor in order to ease their tensions. The propaganda office of the local city is investigating the cause. Link to article