Editors note for January 30, 2020

Dear Access member,

Our word of the day is United Nations jargon: Public Health Emergency of International Concern (国际关注的突发公共卫生事件 guójì guānzhù dì tūfā gōnggòng wèishēng shìjiàn).

Want to come to The Scientist and the Spy book signing and live Sinica Podcast on February 4, 2020, in New York? If interested, please email events@supchina.com. It’s free for Access members.

You might enjoy this website: Mao Era in Objects.

—Jeremy Goldkorn, Editor-in-Chief