There is an active and vocal faction of Trump supporters in China, nicknamed “Trump Guards,” a pun on the Red…Continue reading
Alec Ash is a writer and editor living in Beijing. He is author of Wish Lanterns (Picador, 2016), literary nonfiction about the lives of six young Chinese, which was a BBC Book of the Week and featured in a New York Times interview. His articles have appeared in The Economist, Dissent, BBC, Prospect, Foreign Policy, and elsewhere. He is a contributor to the book of reportage Chinese Characters and co-editor of the anthology While We're Here.