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Chinese Corner: The Death of a Gangster (and his underworld in Kunshan)

The death of ‘Brother Long’ and the underworld…

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Chinese Corner: The woman who made ride-hailing ‘sexy’

The woman who made ride-hailing ‘sexy’ 顺风车女掌门的奋斗史 By Will | 人物 August 29, 2018 The late alleged summer

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The SupChina Quiz: Music in China

It’s the last Thursday of the month, which means it’s quiz time! Last month was Women…

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Chinese Corner: In Beijing, finding an affordable rental is hard as hell

In Beijing, finding an affordable rental is hard as hell 中产从此难续租 By 袁琳 | 谷雨实验室 August 21, 2018 A rental…

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Chinese Corner: Will China ever make peace with dogs?

Will China ever make peace with dogs? 遛狗要栓绳,异烟肼倒逼中国养狗文明进步 By 紫竹张先生 August 9, 2018 These days in China, no animal divides…

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Reminder: The SupChina Photo Contest ends in two days

UPDATE: The photo contest has ended. Thank you…

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Chinese Corner: ‘Rocket Girls,’ heart-shaped faces, and the mystery of Chinese agriculture

What does the future hold for “Rocket Girls”? 解约闹剧,中国选秀节目榨干热度的最后一招 By 贾小凡 | Vista看天下 August 9, 2018 Rocket Girls 火箭少女, the manufactured…

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Chinese Corner: Fakes, gay fan fiction, and local beer

Pinduoduo: Building a business on fake goods 拼夕夕的上市让历史倒退了二十年 By 大卫翁 | 起朱楼宴宾客 July 29, 2018 In only three years since…

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The SupChina Quiz: Women in China

It’s the last Tuesday of the month, which really doesn’t mean anything, but let’s quiz, shall we? Last month…

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Chinese Corner: The decline of investigative journalism, slut-shaming of sexual assault victims, and students’ organizations

The decline of investigative reporting in China 深度调查行业的兴衰 By 楚团长 | 饭统戴老板 July 23, 2018 In March 2010, investigative journalist…

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Chinese Corner: ‘Brother-assisting demons,’ the rise of moral policing, and dating shows as performance art

Family love or sacrifice: How to explain the deeds of ‘brother-assisting…

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Chinese Corner: Used needles, Leukemia drugs, and dealing with an unexpected sibling

Biowaste threat: Used needles 针头去了哪里By 袁贻辰 | 冰点周刊July 12, 2018 Despite the growing number of diabetes patients in China…

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Chinese Corner: Dead men tell no tales, and the true story of the cancer drug gang

The true story of the cancer drug gang 令人生疑的“中国药神”By 靳锦 | GQ报道July 5, 2018 After textile trader Lu Yong…

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Chinese Corner: Lamenting Chinese soccer, reality show ‘Produce 101,’ and the saga of Li Yiyi

How Chinese soccer peaked in 2002 那一年,世界杯上有中国By 令孤 | 人物June 24, 2018 The World Cup is a time of…

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SupChina News Quiz, June 23-29: PLA protests, World Cup, and our bipolar world

What’s up in China? Test your knowledge of the news with this fun 8-question quiz, and then…

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