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Peter Hessler, Henry Paulson, and Chinese Censorship

At the New York Review of Books, Ian Johnson discusses author Peter Hessler’s enormous success in China and describes the complexities ...
April 21, 2015 12:13 AM

The Five Great Jokes of Chinese History

Chinese historian Feng Xuerong recently posted a piece on Sina Weibo titled the “Five Great Jokes of Chinese History.” He ridiculed ...
April 20, 2015 10:26 PM

RFA: Tibetan Man Dies After Self-Immolation in Sichuan

According to U.S. government-funded Radio Free Asia, a Tibetan father of seven in his mid-forties self-immolated on April 15. He becomes the ...
April 17, 2015 5:35 PM