Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master's degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.
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Photo: Village on the Canal, by Melissa Boodoo

Village on the Canal

September 15, 2016 9:35 PM

Liaoning NPC Delegates Dismissed for Vote Buying

At a provisional meeting of the National People’s Congress, the Liaoning delegation was disbanded after nearly half the province’s delegates were implicated in a vote-buying scheme. From Xinhua: A report by the National People’s Congress (NPC) credentials committee said it believes that actions by the 45 deputies violated the electoral law and their election

September 14, 2016 4:51 PM

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