Despite a lack of organized unions in China, 8,000 teachers in Zhaodong, Heilongjiang organized a...
Jul 13, 2010
The New York Times reports on the rising demands of Chinese workers: In recent months, as the country’s export-driven juggernaut has been revived and many migrants have found jobs closer to home, the balance of power in places...
Jul 13, 2010
Outlook Magazine (瞭望) reports on resolving worker disputes with classes on labor contracts for cadres. Translated by CDT: Ou Yangjun, director of cadre instruction at China Institute of industrial Relations (CIIR), has been...
Jul 30, 2007
From Asia Times Online: China’s recent report of a 12% average annual boost in employee wages from 2002 to 2006 has sparked fierce Internet debate and commentary, with many netizens questioning the accuracy of the figures. According to the Chinese media, both the total income and average wage for employees recorded double-digit growth between 2002 […]
CDT in the News
- Journal of Contemporary China – Invented Borders: The Tension Between Grassroots Patriotism and State-led Patriotic Campaigns in China
- NYT – A Tiananmen Square Musical Worries About China’s Glare
- Global Voices – In China, questions remain ahead of Huawei’s launch of the Mate 60 phone series
- Rest of World – Heavily persecuted, highly influential: China’s online feminist revolution
- Sky News – Chinese state media appears to censor one of its own videos