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China

The list of celebrities banned from entering China is not a short one. While most countries would probably feel flattered by a visit from …


China

Just a few months ago, the #MeToo movement erupted, spreading across the globe and changing the face of feminism. Millions of women took their …


China

This weekend, Xi Jinping made it clear that he doesn’t intend to go anywhere. According to a proposed constitutional amendment eliminating presidential term limits, …


China Tibet

February 13 marks Tibetan Independence Day. One hundred and five years ago today, the 13th Dalai Lama broke away from the collapsing Qing Empire …


China

Christian churches have been popping up in China at an increasing rate since the 1980s, after the end of the savagely anti-religious Cultural Revolution …


China Hungary

In November 2017, Chinese and Central and Eastern European leaders signed off on a Chinese-funded high-speed rail line that will bring Chinese goods—and influence—into …


China

You wait excitedly in your new boss’s office, ready to sign the papers that will make your dream job—at long last—a reality. Across the …


China

This week, Chinese authorities handed down the latest convictions and prison sentences in its ongoing “709 crackdown” against human rights lawyers, citizen journalists, and …


China Uyghurs

In October 1955, the Soviet Union signed a secret agreement with China to provide it with a nuclear bomb by 1959. Not long after, …


China

The “Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution” that swept communist China between 1966 and 1976 was such a traumatic period that memoirs of the time are …