Is Xi Jinping the World’s Most Popular Leader?...

Reporting on the findings of a recent study by Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center on the global perceptions of international leaders conducted in 30 countries, China Daily...

Details on Censorship for Publications

WeChat user jinjiyouxi2014 (禁忌的游戏) recently shared an internal document detailing the censorship standards for the mainland publishing industry, translated...

John Osburg on the Angst Among China’s Newly Rich

In an interview with The New York Times’ Ian Johnson, anthropologist John Osburg, author of “Anxious Wealth: Money and Morality Among China’s New Rich,” discusses...

China Orders Payout in ‘Gay Shock Therapy’ Case...

A Chinese psychiatric clinic has been ordered to pay compensation to a gay man who sued the clinic for administering shock therapy in an attempt to change his sexuality. BBC News...

Yiwu, Zhejiang: Santa’s Real Workshop

With Christmas nearly upon us, The Guardian’s Oliver Wainright takes us to Yiwu, Zhejiang, the manufacturing and commodity marketing hub that produces an estimated...

Kindness of Strangers: Feng Zhenghu’s Airport Diary...

After he was denied re-entry to China eight times, Feng Zhenghu lived in Tokyo’s Narita Airport for 92 days in 2009-2010. Now Feng is telling the story of his airport odyssey...