SOAPS for “ Perfected in China, a threat in the West ” By Victoria Alkin SPEAKER : The Economist is a weekly newspaper written and edited in London and published in the magazine format. It was founded by James Wilson in September 1843 and its current circulation size is about one and a half million copies with about half of them sold in the USA. Most of the articles and editorials in the newspaper are anonymous. Even the editor’s name can only be seen under an article that they write when leaving their position. The vast majority of The Economist’s articles express the position of classical and economic liberalism that supports free trade, globalization, free immigration and opposes government intervention in the free market. The magazine also supports cultural liberalism views (such as supporting legal recognition for same-sex marriage or drug liberalization). OCCASION : Recently there has been a lot of attention in the US to the privacy concerns related to use of modern technology. One of the most prominent events that triggered that attention was the revelation about
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