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China is being attacked on many fronts:|
# spying charges
# unfit food
# shoddy goods
It's no doubt hypocrisy on the part of the West to complain about the spying, as the complainers no doubt have plenty of their own spys snooping around China.
The Olympics are being attacked, and have been the focus for a while here in the West, by a few with another agenda. Most people are only too happy to separate politics and sport, and to enjoy the Games for what they are. Unfortunately there are some who refuse to make that separation and like to make a lot of noise about it. I don't think it is a majority view here, just something for the media to get excited about.
The food and goods (Toys I believe mainly) angle is slightly different, in that for the past 20 years or so, the West has been intent on eradicating unnecessary safety dangers from them. I remember big media campaigns when I was younger showing dangerous toys (A doll where the head would easily pull off to reveal a sharp metal spike for example. Not what anyone would want their child to be playing with) and that had such an effect that from then on for toys to be sold in Britain they must fit to certain health & safety standards.
Out of the billions of goods exported by China every year, it's not really unexpected for some to be sub-standard. If it wasn't for the strict standards self-imposed, there would be plenty of sub-standard British goods too, simply because it is cheaper to produce goods if you can ignore certain standards and human nature being as it is, some will head down that road. Such complaints aren't an attack on China or its people by any means (Although I am sure there are anti-Chinese in the West who will use it to attack China.), just an attack on bad quality merchandise.
Over the last 20 years we in Britain have had many of our meat products banned from many countries thanks to BSE for example, and for far longer than was warranted on health & safety grounds. Frustrating and embarrasing as it was at the time, it wasn't an attack on Britain or the British, just an attack on the bad practise that led to animal infection.