Bloomberg's Sharon Chen and Dandan Li provide an overview of recent changes to China's hukou residency permit system, which for decades has tightly controlled citizens' rights to settle and receive public services away from...
by Samuel Wade | Oct 23, 2012
Hsiao-Hung Pai recounts her visits to family members of the 23 Chinese migrants who drowned in Morecambe Bay in 2004. As well as their grief, many were left with heavy debts incurred to pay "snakeheads" for their relatives'...
by Scott Greene | Oct 28, 2011
Hundreds of angry migrants in Zhili, a town in Zhejiang province, clashed with riot police late Thursday night after the owner of a children's clothing company refused to pay his taxes and then rallied a group to turn on the tax...
by Jenny Leung | Oct 30, 2008
chinaSMACK has translated a discussion on a Tianya and KDS forums regarding Shanghainese's xenophobic responses to "wai di ren" (外地人:to refer to migrants from within China), as opposed to "wai guo ren"(外國人:foreigners). The...
by Paulina Hartono | Dec 11, 2007
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