British Ministers Barred from Meeting Dalai Lama

Documentary series Dispatches reported this week on Chinese pressure to prevent national and local officials from meeting with the Dalai Lama (British I.P. address required) during his visit to Britain earlier this year. The...

A Few Upbeat Items, All Involving China

James Fallows offers some respite from the gutter oil, murdered journalists and migrant workers, beaten and abducted tourists, sex dungeons, missing women, corner-cutting builders, downtrodden villagers, besieged activists,...

Video: Shanghai in Motion

A series of videos commissioned by a French production company gives a glimpse of life in Shanghai during the Shanghai Expo. Two of the six episodes are below: Shanghai in Motion – Episode 1 from Shanghai in motion on...

Video: The Great Firewall Of China

The following video was produced by Hungry Beast, and the Chinese captions are provided by a new volunteer-based Chinese translation service: Translator: There are many more videos on the infamous Great Firewall. Please click...

China Green: Big Tree Country (Video)

China Green, a project of Asia Society, has produced another documentary about China’s environmental devastation: Da Shu Xian, or Big Tree Country, in remote Sichuan Province is the site of a large sulfur mine, which...

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