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Insider Info: How Chinese Students Are Forced to Act as Spies

Mark Warner, Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman, has accused Beijing of forcing Chinese students in the U.S. to act as spies, encouraging them to...

US Judge Exposes the Unsavory Relationship Between Abortion and Eugenics

Clarence Thomas, who currently serves as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, issued a 20-page opinion that described the...

Activist Gao Yaojie Says China Is Hiding Its AIDS Problem

Dr. Gao Yaojie is a Chinese-born gynecologist turned AIDS activist. She was placed under house arrest in 2007 by the state after accusing the...

Tracking Down 20 Million ‘Missing Girls’ In China

When University of Kansas professor John James Kennedy began working in rural China, he would get introduced to villagers with multiple children — despite...

Humans Have Lower Attention Spans Than Goldfish

Human beings typically have short attention spans. They might focus on a task for a few minutes before their mind wanders off. In this...

Life and Death Make Us All Equal

In early 2009, Steve Jobs, who was already battling prostate cancer, was informed by his doctors that he had advanced cirrhosis of the liver....

Some Interesting Things to Know About Chinese Work Culture

The work culture of one region may not be like other places. It will vary between continents, nations, and sometimes even specific regions within...

Medical Crowdfunding Is a Hit in China

Many middle-class and poor families in China risk becoming financially broke after paying for the treatment of their loved ones. A decade back, this...

The Shocking Secret Hidden in a Chinese Girl’s Backpack

A 12-year-old girl from Shenzhen, China, was preparing to enter Hong Kong. She was calm and composed under the surveillance camera and looked just...

More Confucius Institutes Closed in Line With Pentagon Policy

Three universities in the United States announced in late April that they will terminate their Confucius Institutes (CI), the Chinese language education programs funded...

Communist China’s 12-Hour Workday Facing Mounting Opposition

Tech workers in China are opposing the industry’s 12 hour a day working schedule. Dubbed the "996 schedule," indicating the working time from 9 a.m....

How Chinese Discriminate Against One Another Based on Region

Regional discrimination in China is a little-discussed topic in the West since the media rarely even covers this subject. Imagine an employer in California...

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