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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Hong Kong Protests Reach a Crossroads

Following the clearance of part of the Hong Kong protest sites, and a subsequent attack on the legislative building by a small group of protesters, the ongoing civil disobedience movement in Hong Kong is at a crossroads. Last Thursday, tensions broke out between protesters and those who led the attack on the government buildings, Emily Tsang, Timmy Sung and Samuel Chan report for

November 23, 2014 11:38 PM

Ha Jin’s “A Map of Betrayal”

Ha Jin’s new novel, “A Map of Betrayal”, tells the story of a Chinese spy living in America. Ron Charles reviews it for The Washington Post: Ha Jin’s new novel, “A Map of Betrayal,” looks toward China. The action, as might be expected from this famously modulated writer, is more Walter Mitty than Walter Raleigh. Jin’s anti-hero is Gary Shang, “the biggest

November 20, 2014 9:59 PM

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