China is a favorite punching bag of Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, accused of stealing U.S. jobs and threatened with eye-watering trade tariffs.
Human rights defender
Her tendency to champion human rights, and her hawkish views on maritime disputes in the South China Sea, have won her few friends in China — even though she is much more pro-free trade than Trump.
‘Crazy old woman’
Some of the criticism of Clinton seems rooted in the same sexism that colors the opposition towards her in the United States.