China

China's One-Child Policy May Be Making the Country More Violent
A 1 percent increase in the ratio between the sexes leads to a 5 percent increase in the crime rate
June 27, 2014

A 1 percent increase in the ratio between the sexes leads to a 5 percent increase in the crime rate.

Meet China's Tony Robbins
The predatory gospel of China's most popular motivational speaker
June 08, 2014

The predatory gospel of China's most popular motivational speaker.

"I Think It's Already Been Forgotten"
How China's millennials talk about Tiananmen Square
June 03, 2014

“The government succeeded. We’ve been brainwashed.”

 

Twenty-Five Years After Tiananmen, China's Repression Is Worse Than Ever
June 03, 2014

The government has refused dialogue with its citizens ever since.

Conservatives Are Missing the Point of Obama's Climate Change Plan
May 28, 2014

Conservatives say U.S. efforts are pointless, because China won't go along. The Chinese are proving otherwise.

The Secret Messages Inside Chinese URLs
Decoding 4008-517-517.com
May 01, 2014

URLs like 4008-517-517.com mean a lot more than they appear.

How Bad Is China's Moral Crisis?
April 21, 2014

The rapid modernization of a country whose social structure was traditionally determined by strict hierarchy has ignited huge moral anxieties.

Year of the Pigskin
My hilarious, heartbreaking, triumphant season with the American Football League of China
April 08, 2014

A crisis of cultural identity—not to mention offense, defense, and special teams.

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