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Did Revealing PRC Secret Lead to Prof Yu’s Weibo Account Suspension??

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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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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