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2021: “History and Experience of the Chinese Communist Party’s Engagement with the United States”: A Lecture by Professor Zhang Baijia

Professor Zhang Baijia, diplomatic historian and deputy director of the Chinese Communist Party’s institute for the study of Party history, led off a series of lectures on China and the world aimed at the future Chinese diplomats coming out of … Continue reading

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Tools for Building Specialized and Technical Vocabulary for Chinese Language Learners

Intermediate and advanced professional learners of Chinese at some point may want to look for Chinese-language materials in their areas of interest. I copied below, as an example of a DeepL machine translation, a translation of an article on the … Continue reading

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China Responds to Historical New Opportunities for Development

Summary: China’s rise, China’s cultural renaissance, China regaining its rightful place of dignity in the world, as a contributor to the progress of humanity. Article by Ji Xiusheng and Zhang Yiwen of Huaqiao University (Xiamen) published in China Social Science … Continue reading

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From Wuhan: Wuhan Youth on Wuhan’s Predicament Calling out to Chinese Around the World

Remarkable video from a young man in Wuhan on Youtube. In Chinese with English subtitles. I took the transcript off YouTube and made it more readable. Hello everyone, I hope everyone who is watching this can cherish this video.Because it … Continue reading

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2019: Did Revealing the Secret Chinese Origin of the West Get a PRC Prof’s Social Media Account Suspended Last April?

On April 9th, the South China Morning Post reported that the 90-day suspension of the Weibo account of renowned expert on Chinese grassroots activism (and sometime advisor to top Communist Party leaders) Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Professor Yu Jianrong. … Continue reading

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Leung Man-tao’s Thousand and One Nights Video Series on YouTube

I recently came across a fun Chinese-language literature program on YouTube. This is a good video series for advanced students of Chinese could watch there. Not overly fast, very standard Mandarin as you might expect from a presenter who has … Continue reading

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2016 General Liu Yazhou: Great Critics are Often Great Patriots

The Chinese Elections website at the Carter Center, which collects many enlightening articles from the Chinese press on its website, shared this recent WeChat public account posting by PLA National Defense University political commissar Liu Yahou.  Liu Yazhou is a … Continue reading

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2008: The Wishes of a Tibetan

  The Wishes of a Tibetan   一个藏族人的心愿 http://tibetanwishes.tibetcul.com/45373.html These are some hopes the Tibetan people have. We hope that the state will support them. 1. We hope that a common Tibetan language will be designated. (86% of Tibetan want … Continue reading

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