The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Natalie Ornell | Jul 14, 2013
Ian Johnson reports for a New York Times series on mass migration in China that a 200 billion dollar project will relocate 2.4 million farmers from the Shaanxi mountains to towns that have been “built from scratch on...
by Cindy | Jun 17, 2013
As Beijing plans to move hundreds of millions into China’s cities, Tom Phillips reports from Lanzhou New Area, a new city under construction in Gansu province for which 700 mountains were condemned to be flattened: Its...
by Natalie Ornell | Jun 16, 2013
A New York Times video and a report by Ian Johnson state that the Chinese government plans to move 250,000,000 people from farms to housing in cities in the next 12 to 15 years with a goal to place 70% of its citizens in urban...
by Sophia Cao | Mar 13, 2009
Documentary Film Series “China from the Inside” came up with a series of films with various topics about China. In this episode “Women of the Country,” the film explores women’s current living...
by Sophia Cao | Feb 16, 2009
This documentary tells about the life of left-behind children in rural China whose parents move to the cities in search of work. These children are taken care of by their grandparents, other relatives or by themselves. Some of...
by Paulina Hartono | Oct 11, 2008
Wu Qi of Xinhua reports on the government’s latest efforts to introduce micro-insurance to rural China. Dai Yongheng never imagined he would make history. But he did just that on Sept. 3, 2008. The middle-aged farmer from...
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