Shame in San Francisco: America’s Betrayal of Korea

This week on Newsbud’s Asia Brief with Peter Lee: Shame in San Francisco: American Betrayal at the 1951 San Francisco Peace Conference and the Roots of Korean-Japanese Conflict. Do not miss this in depth presentation of almost forgotten historical events that helped to shape the current geopolitical climate of conflict. Newsbud is 100% people funded, […]

Asia on the Brink! And Does the New York Times Have a Stick of Dynamite for Xi Jinping?

This week on Newsbud’s China Watch with Peter Lee: Asia on the Brink!  Korea Votes and Kim Jong Un Collects Hostages.  Is Admiral Harris in China’s Sights?  And Does the New York Times Have a Stick of Dynamite Waiting for Xi Jinping? *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel ***Support […]

How a US Fiasco in Macau Birthed North Korea’s Atomic Bomb

Newsbud Presents the Community Member Exclusive Series Asia Brief with Peter Lee. This week: The inside story of how the Treasury Department botched its sanctions game against North Korea and China and directly led to the first North Korean atomic bomb test. Do not miss this in depth presentation of historical facts that directly led […]

Plan Trump: If North Korea Doesn’t Give Up Its Nukes…We Screw China!

This week on Newsbud’s China Watch with Peter Lee: The Trump administration has a plan for North Korea; and a plan for China if North Korea doesn’t work out.  Plus: Meet Miles Kwok.  And the weirdest Donald Trump statue yet. Newsbud is 100% people funded! Support Newsbud’s Phase 3 Kickstarter today. *Follow us here at […]

Annals of Insubordination: The Lasting Legacy of MacArthur’s Attempt to Start a War with China

This week on Asia Brief with Peter Lee: How close did we come to World War III in 1951?  A lot closer than you think.  The untold story of Douglas MacArthur’s last ditch attempt to start a war with China. *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Watch Episode Preview […]

We’re at the Tipping Point on North Korea…and Who’s Lying About that Aircraft Carrier?

This week on China Watch with Peter Lee: North Korea takes a hostage and plans for a nuclear test.  North Korea diplomacy a la Trump to be tested this week…without the USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group.  What happened? The answers to that and more only on Newsbud’s China Watch. *Follow us here at Newsbud […]

America in Korea: Blood, Bombs & Blunders

Introducing a new feature for the Newsbud Community- A special segment titled Newsbud’s Asia Brief with Peter Lee. Peter Lee, who is considered one of the world’s top experts on Asia, provides in-depth coverage, vital context and background on important Asian issues. This week: America in Korea: Blood, Bombs, and Blunders.  The forgotten history of […]

ICBM Madness in North Korea and China’s Mission Impossible

This week on China Watch with Peter Lee: Ultimatums, aircraft carriers, and backchannel messaging fuel the North Korean nuclear crisis as Trump makes his big Asian move and much more! *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes North Korea threat ‘can’t go on’ Trump strategy on North Korea: […]

China: Beware of Donny Big Hands!

This week on China Watch with Peter Lee: Blood and Embarrassment at Mar a Lago, as President Donald Trump met with Chinese President Xi Jinping, plus the Last Days of the Dalai Lama and much more! *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes Remarks by President Trump After […]

China Pushes Its New Silk Road In Post Trump Asia

This week on China Watch: China pushes its New Silk Roads through Asia, Trump steps back, and Indian opposition intensifies.  Prepare for a confrontation that will endure for decades, cost trillions, and perhaps end in war. *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes China Learns How to Get Trump’s […]

America’s Shadow Army Invades China

In this twelfth edition of Newsbud’s China Watch with Peter Lee: Black Water Rises in China; and a win-win whine-whine for Obama Pivoteers. Do not miss this in-depth reporting and geopolitical analysis you will not find anywhere else. *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes Spotlight: Chinese landmark […]

One Man Fights the Dirtiest Bank in the World

In this Newsbud Community Members Exclusive episode Peter Lee presents whistleblower Nicholas Wilson who takes on the infamous bank HSBC, the British government, and the British media to expose hundreds of millions of dollars of fraud. At Newsbud we are determined to give legitimate whistleblowers a voice and a platform to get the truth out. […]

Is China Getting a North Korea Bullseye on its Back?

Is China Getting a North Korea Bullseye on Its Back?.  T. Rex roars—and maybe snores—in Asia; carrier madness in the South China Sea; and gators! *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes Transcript: Independent Journal Review’s Sit-Down Interview with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Rex Tillerson Rejects Talks […]

Peace by China? In Korea? Unthinkable!

America turns from China and turns toward war on the Korean peninsula.  ISIS makes its move in Afghanistan and the heat gets turned up on Duterte.  Also: Trump trademarks.  And the future of poultry-powered transportation. *Follow us here at Newsbud Twitter **Subscribe here at BFP-Newsbud YouTube Channel Show Notes China Tried to get the U.S. […]

Peace: America’s Unacceptable Option in Asia

Peace: America’s Unacceptable Option for Korea..and Blood: The ISIS Promise for China.  And the world’s ultimate WMD.  First, The United States is publicly and painfully grappling with its North Korea policy options: war or negotiations – when you get down to it, peace is the enemy of US influence in Asia. Then, ISIS vowed a […]