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Chinese In Overseas Jails May Face Extra Punishment When They Go Home — If they can get a PRC Passport!

What happens when a Chinese citizen commits a crime overseas, serves his sentence and then is deported  back to China? Well, that depends upon whether China recognizes his citizenship.  Sometimes there are delays and delays and the former prisoner gets … Continue reading

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Aisixiang Enjoying Intellectual Discussion — Two Articles

The Enjoying Intellectual Discussion [Aisixiang] website has many intriguing articles.  A good place to read about what Chinese writers and scholars are talking about.  Here are two articles I read today.  The Aisixiang server must be located in mainland China … Continue reading

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Chinese Elections in Microcosm –Chengdu Elections 2012: The Many Ways Election Fraud Was Committed in the Chengdu Region People’s Congress Elections

成都区人大选举违规手法五花八门 The Many Ways Election Fraud Was Committed in the Chengdu Region People’s Congress Elections 成都区人大选举违规手法五花八门 来源:自由亚洲电台粤语部 28 February 2012 by Feng Riyao Source: Radio Free Asia Cantonese Language Department (Chinese text below copied from the 64Tianwang website) http://www.64tianwang.com/bencandy.php?fid-8-id-9207-page-1.htm The … Continue reading

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Chinese Different Strokes for Different Folks

Yet another Ian Johnson article to comment on!  Reading the September 6th New York Times “Shariah With Chinese Characteristics: A Scholar Looks at the Muslim Hui”  an interview with Matthew S. Erie of Oxford University on his two years of field … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition

Following is a full English translation of Zhou Ruijin’s article “Reflections on the Cultural Revolution: A Ten Thousand Character Petition” mentioned in the previous article which also contains the full original Chinese text:  China Constitutionalist Article “Reflections on the Cultural … Continue reading

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What Do Africans Think of the Chinese? 非洲人眼里的中国人

What Do Africans Think of the Chinese?  非洲人眼里的中国人   by the Chinese journalist An article by Chinese journalist LIU Zhirong Six years ago I found this article posted on many Chinese websites including http://bbs.tiexue.net/post2_3586214_1.html Still interesting as an example of cross-cultural misunderstandings. … Continue reading

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Chinese Lawyer Teng Biao: A Person of the Law’s Dignity Lies in Their Independence 滕彪:法律人的尊严在 于独立

[my summary translation] Teng Biao:  A Person of the Law’s  Dignity Lies in Their Independence I studied law, taught law and have worked part time as a lawyer.   In China people of the law include judges, lawyers, prosecutors, legal scholars … Continue reading

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