The Secret Messages Inside Chinese URLs
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.
GOP Plans to Stick it to Foreigners in Cyberspace Might Hurt Americans on the Internet
April 13, 2014
Just point your browser to www.paranoid.com
Year of the Pigskin
April 08, 2014
A crisis of cultural identity—not to mention offense, defense, and special teams.
No, we are nowhere near World War III.
The Miseducation of the Tiger Mom
March 25, 2014
A book by Yale Law professors Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld shows an astonishing lack of scholarly rigor or common sense.
China's Dan Brown is a Subtle Subversive
March 25, 2014
The writer who goes by the pen name Mai Jia is the most popular author in the world you’ve never heard of.
Chinese Citizens Are Fed Up With Flight 370 Censorship
March 20, 2014
And they're looking to the West for reliable information.
Why Isn't China Dominating Sochi?
February 18, 2014
Team China won its first medal at the Sochi Olympics last week, when skater Han Tianyu took the silver in the mens's short-track 1500 meters. China's medal count has since climbed to six, with three golds, two silvers, and one bronze.
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.