Opinion | A revolt is brewing in China, but don’t expect Tiananmen Square
The discontent among workers hurt by the trade war with the US should give Xi cause to pause
The proletariat is very unhappy. And it’s happening in Communist China. According to a New York Times report, “Factory workers across China are staging sit-ins demanding unpaid wages for ‘blood and sweat’. Taxi drivers are surrounding government offices to call for better treatment. Construction workers are threatening to jump from buildings if they don’t get paid."