Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam is facing calls to step down over her handling of an unpopular extradition bill, huge protests against it, and its suspension last Saturday. (For a recap of these events, see CDT’s earlier posts or listen to a concise but thorough podcast account from The...
by lisbeth | Mar 12, 2019
Protesters gathered around the world on Tibetan Uprising Day to commemorate the twin anniversaries...
by lisbeth | Sep 28, 2018
As details and personal accounts continue to emerge from Xinjiang—where up to a million Uyghurs...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 25, 2018
In an interview with Himal Southasian, University of British Columbia historian Tsering Shakya...
by zctph48 | Apr 5, 2018
The Man Booker Prize, among the most prestigious literature awards in the world, recently came...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 21, 2018
Last month, German carmaker Daimler repeatedly apologized for hurting Chinese feelings, disavowing...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 20, 2018
Lhasa’s Jokhang temple, a sacred Tibetan Buddhist site dating back in parts to the seventh...
by Samuel Wade | Jan 29, 2018
At The New York Times, Javier C. Hernández and photographer Gilles Sabrié present a guided tour of...
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