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China


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 …


China Communism Propaganda

China’s foreign policy of recent years has been one long protracted game. In order to promote its interests abroad and extend its political influence …


China Hungary Poland

Following World War II, as the Soviet behemoth consumed Eastern Europe, Catholicism behind the iron curtain went onto the defensive, fighting for survival in …


China

Empty Skies, a new short film by Wenting Deng and Luke Fisher, tells the story of Mao Zedong’s Great Sparrow Campaign. Two children work …


China Human Rights

This week, the Secretary-General of the UN, Antonio Guterres, warned that the Rohingya Muslim ethnic minority in Myanmar (Burma) is at risk of suffering …


China

On October 18, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) will convene in Beijing for its 19th Party Congress. The Congress will lay out China’s path …


China

July 1 of this year marked the twentieth anniversary of Britain’s handover of Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China. When Hong Kong …