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The place in China where the women lead

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
he matrilineal Mosuo society in Yunnan Province has drawn an increasing number of tourists over the years, and while the tourism boom has helped alleviate the poverty and isolation of the ethnic minority group, it is also eroding traditional family structures.
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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