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Global Reader - Understanding Hong Kong's Occupy Central

  • Hong Kong Protests, as much about Dollars as about Democracy

Some insight into the economic battle being waged in Hong Kong today.

http://online.wsj.com/articles/hong-kong-protests-as-much-about-dollars-as-democracy-1413754381

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A Day in My Chinese Shoes

Any chance they sell female size 12 shoes over here? 931 more words

Travel

Why the USA May go to War in the South China Sea

Ian discusses how tension in the South China Sea may make policy makers on both sides think about going to war. As China seeks to exercise its control over disputed islands and maritime waters it may seek to block US warships and military aircraft from crossing through large swathes of the South China Sea. 1,177 more words

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Shanghai shipyard 'to build second Chinese designed aircraft carrier'

South China Morning Post

Work on China’s second locally designed and built aircraft carrier will soon get under way at Jiangnan Shipyard, overseas reports says… 407 more words

Initial cultural comparisons or just life routine comparisons..

For the past few days I noticed that I keep comparing or referring to China, ironic that though I have to admit even as I am not the biggest fan of living in China at times (a combo of being there too long + career dissatisfaction + getting too comfortable/easy) that it ripples into much of who I am. 167 more words

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China maxicards from Sylvia

Some beautiful 1995 flower maxicards from China, thanks Sylvia!

China

What to Read if You're Shaky on the Hong Kong Protests

If you’re vaguely aware that polite young people have been on the streets of Hong Kong but it’s kind of hard to keep up with events on the other side of the world (and with a big BOO to the… 151 more words

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