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‘Singing’ mountain road in Beijing hums patriotic tune as cars drive by

umble strips allow drivers who operate their vehicles at moderate speeds to hear "Ode to the Motherland" as they travel along a 300-meter stretch of a scenic road in the southern part of Beijing.
9 months ago
Sky Canaves
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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