Will China’s “mass culture” make a left turn?

The arrests of liberal scholars in recent months plus this boost to leftist authors take away many people’s confidence in Xi being a reformist.

Will China’s “mass culture” make a left turn? Will China’s “mass culture” make a left turn?

Once upon a time, the Communist Party of China fought for democracy

The Communist Part of China was once itself a fighter for democracy. Talking about someone who has become what he hates? That’s exactly the case with CPC.

Once upon a time, the Communist Party of China fought for democracy Once upon a time, the Communist Party of China fought for democracy

Who owns Hong Kong?

Many Chinese mainlanders think about protesters in Hong Kong as a groups of unappreciative whiners who complain too much while already enjoying many privileges.

Who owns Hong Kong? Who owns Hong Kong?

“Weibo is for Paris, Wechat is for Hong Kong”

The unfolding events happening in Hong Kong right now officially mark the death of Weibo and the rise of Wechat as China’s most popular social media platform, for both friends’ updates and breaking news.

“Weibo is for Paris, Wechat is for Hong Kong” “Weibo is for Paris, Wechat is for Hong Kong”

The fall of a media titan

“The golden age of liberal media in China is over.”

The fall of a media titan The fall of a media titan

Who rang Alibaba’s IPO opening bell?

8 customers, instead of Jack Ma, rang the opening bell of Alibaba's historical IPO last Friday. Putting a human face behind these individual successes will help someone outside of China understand why Alibaba is such a big deal.

Who rang Alibaba’s IPO opening bell? Who rang Alibaba’s IPO opening bell?

Latest articles

Zhou at the symposium with Xi at the background

Will China’s “mass culture” make a left turn?

October 22nd, 2014

The arrests of liberal scholars in recent months plus this boost to leftist authors take away many people’s confidence in Xi being a reformist.

Protest in HK now

Once upon a time, the Communist Party of China fought for democracy

October 14th, 2014

The Communist Part of China was once itself a fighter for democracy. Talking about someone who has become what he hates? That’s exactly the case with CPC.

APTOPIX Hong Kong Democracy Protest

Who owns Hong Kong?

October 1st, 2014

Many Chinese mainlanders think about protesters in Hong Kong as a groups of unappreciative whiners who complain too much while already enjoying many privileges.

Protest in HK

“Weibo is for Paris, Wechat is for Hong Kong”

September 30th, 2014

The unfolding events happening in Hong Kong right now officially mark the death of Weibo and the rise of Wechat as China’s most popular social media platform, for both friends’ updates and breaking news.

2

The fall of a media titan

September 28th, 2014

“The golden age of liberal media in China is over.”

The 8-person team that rang the bell

Who rang Alibaba’s IPO opening bell?

September 22nd, 2014

8 customers, instead of Jack Ma, rang the opening bell of Alibaba’s historical IPO last Friday. Putting a human face behind these individual successes will help someone outside of China understand why Alibaba is such a big deal.

6

A day in life of a Cartier-shopping beggar in China

September 16th, 2014

While most beggars beg to survive, some entrepreneurial beggars in China have turned panhandling into a low-cost, high-yield business.

aa

Is China’s army ready to win a modern war?

September 11th, 2014

Are China’s current military forces ready to fight a war with Japan? The answer is most definitely yes.

Alibaba_Chinese_logo

Could China’s anti-Japan propaganda hurt Alibaba’s image at home?

September 9th, 2014

The realization that the biggest shareholder of their “national hero” is a Japanese company left many feel cheated. “Shall we boycott Alibaba?” Many netizens asked.

6

Hong Kong may find unexpected support from mainland netizens for its fight for democracy

September 3rd, 2014

Mainland netizens may not speak with Hong Kong’s interest in their minds, but the quest for more political freedom is universal.