President Xi Jinping (Photo by Ju Peng/Xinhua via Getty) (Xinhua/Ju Peng via Getty Images)
A new book by investigative reporter Peter Schweizer, titled Red-Handed, shows a Silicon Valley thoroughly dominated by the shadow of communist China, with grave national security implications for the United States. The Asian superpower’s influence over Big Tech may be well known, but the author reveals a relationship far tighter than most Americans believed: “Blinded by their ambition, Silicon Valley elites are helping Communist China achieve their ultimate goal: ‘Technology supremacy’ over the West.
“‘Science and technology is a national weapon,’ President Xi Jinping has said. ‘We should seize the commanding heights of technological competition and future development.’
“To accomplish this goal, Beijing has created ‘civilian-military fusion,’ which means any technological advance in the civilian market must be applied directly to the military sphere. And they have effectively cou...
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