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Major Change in PRC Political Operating System under Xi?

During my ten years in China (Beijing 1996 – 2001 and Chengdu 2007 – 2012) with some Washington-based China watching in between, I saw a steady decline, especially after Party Secretary Hu Jintao came to power, in what little openness … Continue reading

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A Chinese Migrant Worker’s Story: “I Am Fan Yusu” 《我是范雨素》英文翻译

The autobiographical essay “I Am Fan Suyu” by Chinese migrant peasant author Fan Suyu caused a sensation when it spread across the Internet in China in April 2017. Zhang Pinghui in the May 1 South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) … Continue reading

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2011: Translations from Selected Sina Microblogs on Wukan Village Incident Part I

Translations from Selected Sina Microblogs on Wukan Village Incident December 16, 2011 Qu wat: #Wukan Village# The escalation of the Wukan Village incident this December has become the banner of our desire for freedom. This is the kind of mass … Continue reading

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