Another Model Minority. Now, Chinese are at the US Supreme Court demanding, not asking for, a seat at Harvard. But not in a million years would Beijing University give up 1 seat for a nonChinese. The trade imbalance applies to every conceivable thing and person that could be traded, but only on terms hugely advantageous to China. If you think the trade war is something new, think again... you are 225 years late. Ask Ambassador George McCartney.