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'The Dark Road': Ma Jian's journey into the terrible heart of the Chinese economic miracle

Ma Jian has long been a thorn in the side of the Chinese authorities. His novels – including Beijing Coma, about the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989, and… 2,491 more words

Ideas And Politics


Today was a busy, but very fun day. Right now I am slightly overcome with homesickness, but I think that I will be in a better mood by tomorrow morning. 1,625 more words


Manion - Book Review: A Mother's Ordeal

Many people look forward to summer in hopes of reading some easy, relaxing literature. Gone are the lofty tomes of college and the stilted volumes of research, here are the fun, can’t-put-it-down-so-I’ll-just-eat-over-it books for which we never afforded the time. 622 more words

Book Reviews - Fiction

Can the law in China be more humane? – One (Kidnapped) Child Policy

Li’s father telling people his story

Watching the news around two weeks ago, there was a special short report on 李成龍 (Li Cheng Long) who was kidnapped, sold, orphaned, then found by his father many years later. 374 more words


China: Refusing to Forget - part 2

“In the twenty first century, America will have no relationship more important than its relationship with China. Our leaders must have their eyes wide open and know whom they’re dealing with as they build this relationship. 4,800 more words

Personal / Topical

One Eye Closed re Current One Child Policy in China

This title is referring to the exceptions for the elite, high ranking and rich in China who are able to have more than one child even before the law had changed. 386 more words