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Ethnic Groups #1 - Who and what are they?

There are not simply ‘Chinese people’ living in China, though the people of China are essentially Chinese; however, their nationality is further divided from this name into an amazingly diverse number of 56 Ethnic groups, 55 of which are called ‘ethnic minorities’. 308 more words

China Facts

Inner Mongolia #1 - An Introduction

I live and work in Inner Mongolia (Nèiménggǔ, 内蒙古), a province which is located along the majority of the northern border of China. It is the third largest province in China, with a population of over 24.7 million people, (1.84% of China’s total population). 281 more words

China Facts

Bearing witness: Genocide and our refusal to do anything about it

When you are in a room talking about genocide, your world seems so small. I have been writing for a wonderful Christian paper, The Good News Florida… 857 more words

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No Longer Outsiders? On South Asian Representation In UK Culture

I am going to occasionally be contributing to one of my favourite websites, the Quietus, so here is my first piece for them. It’s not about music alas, but it’s regarding diversity in British culture, with a focus on South Asians. 9 more words

Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi Allies Forming New Government -- New Parliament, State and Regional Assemblies Gathering This Week

World | Sun Jan 31, 2016 4:30am EST

NAYPYITAW | BY TIMOTHY MCLAUGHLIN AND HNIN YADANA ZAW
Reuters

National League for Democracy (NLD) party leader Aung San Suu Kyi waves her hand to Shwe Mann speaker of the Union Parliament as he leaves after attending a farewell ceremony at the Parliament in Naypyitaw, January 29, 2016.  479 more words