Amid an ongoing crackdown on Uyghur culture in Xinjiang that has been called an effort to “re-engineer” the Uyghur identity and as a form of “cultural genocide,” state-run new media outlet The Paper (澎湃) this week tweeted a...
by Josh Rudolph | Jun 16, 2015
While addressing a meeting of religious representatives in Urumqi on Sunday, Zhang Chunxian, the...
by Patricia Kim | Jun 20, 2007
The Danwei group on Youtube interviews three young Chinese who were born in China, lived abroad for extensive periods, and are now back in China to work. The interviewees talk about all sorts of aspects of their adjustment experiences, including the differences in culture and expectations, as well as the labeling they face as “Chinese” […]
by Sophie Beach | Aug 23, 2005
From New Scientist: Chinese and American people see the world differently – literally. While Americans focus on the central objects of photographs, Chinese individuals pay more attention to the image as a whole, according to psychologists at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, US. “There is plenty of anecdotal evidence suggesting that Western and […]
by Xiao Qiang | Feb 4, 2005
From People’s Daily Online: Recently with the frequent pubic appearance on news media, “Confucius Institute” has become a focus of concern for Chinese learners across the world. Thanks to the continuous rise of China’s overall national strength, the Sino-foreign cooperation and exchanges have been in full swing to an unprecedented extent. A gust of “China […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – US sharply criticises China in annual human rights review, the Biden administration’s first public assessment of Beijing’s record
- New York Times – How China’s Outrage Machine Kicked Up a Storm Over H&M
- HRW – People in China Left Wondering, ‘What Happened in Xinjiang?’
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China