China

The Chinese Think They Have the Russians All Figured Out
February 12, 2014

The Sochi Olympics have barely gotten off the ground when the Russians are already talking about the next one.

China Wants to Build a Better Facebook
Is WeChat out-innovating other social networks?
February 04, 2014

WeChat, China's ultimate chat/social network/mobile payment/online banking all-in-one mega-site

The Smallness of Barack Obama: Diminishment, Drift, and Sighful Contemplation
A Chinese dissident shows us how to dream big
January 29, 2014

Obama's defeatist State of the Union should have taken its cues from the words of an inspiring Chinese dissident.

The Next Battle in Our Trade War with China
January 21, 2014

Update: Whether the U.S.

The Chinese Government Is Threatened by My Dance Moves
January 20, 2014

I went on Chinese State TV to sing and dance. The makes me and the Chinese government cringe—for different reasons.

That Zany Millionaire Who Wants to Buy the New York Times is China's Donald Trump
What we learned from Chen Guangbiao's U.S. media tour
January 15, 2014

What we learned from Chen Guangbiao's U.S. media tour.

China's Government Is Scaring Foreign Journalists Into Censoring Themselves
December 09, 2013

“The visa question has insidious ways of sowing the seeds of self-censorship,” Dorinda Elliott, the global affairs editor at Condé Nast Traveler, wrote on ChinaFile last month.

Behind China’s Cyber Curtain
Visiting the country's far reaches, where the government shut down the Internet
December 05, 2013

On the bus ride from Chengdu, the teeming capital of Sichuan Province, to Aba County in northern Sichuan, my cell phone signal flickered in and out.

What Does a Chinese Political Gaffe Look Like?
Not the same as Joe Biden's
December 05, 2013

Not the same as Joe Biden's

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