The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage.NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- China-bashing is back with a vengeance. American politicians know that voters love this type of tough talk. They also love a bogeyman that can be fingered for the nation's economic ills. Red China, the last bastion of the evil communists is a perfect Darth Vader-like replacement for America's former arch nemesis, the Soviet Union. There it lurks manipulating its currency, stealing intellectual property, aiding U.S. enemies, abusing human rights and causing America's trade deficit. So what if this takes China out of context, most Americans don't know that.
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