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Chinese Corner: Dolce & Gabbana’s cultural appropriation and ‘China’s Elon Musk’

In this installment of Jiayun Feng’s weekly review of interesting nonfiction on the Chinese internet, she looks at Dolce…

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Chinese Corner: On Weibo, men are ‘trash’

On Weibo, men are ‘trash’ 王思聪杀死微博 Wang Sicong killed Weibo By Tiānshǐ Bútóuzīrén 天使不投资人 November 13, 2018 The entire internet seems…

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Chinese Corner: The ‘long-term despicable behavior’ of an ambitious abbot

The ‘long-term despicable behavior’ of an ambitious abbot 龙泉寺的背影 Behind the scenes at the Longquan monastery By Wú Yú…

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Chinese Corner: Can we get some bad stories about male drivers, too?

Can we get some bad stories about male drivers, too? 女司机的妖魔化之路 The history of demonizing female drivers By Hóu…

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Chinese Corner: The public shaming of Han Han

The public shaming of Han Han 18年前韩寒的光明顶之战 18 years ago, Han Han’s battle on Bright Peak By Mǎngshān Lào…

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The SupChina Quiz: Chinese Film

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

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Chinese Corner: China’s housing problems are just history repeating itself

China’s housing problems are just history repeating itself 限购两年记 A tale of two years of property purchase restrictions By…

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Chinese Corner — the manual workers behind AI, dual SIM cards, and more

The uncool people behind way-cool AI 那些给人工智能打工的人 nàxiē gěi réngōngzhìnéng dǎgōng de rén The people who work for AI By 刘敏…

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Chinese Corner: The intriguing history of Hunan TV

The intriguing history of Hunan TV 湖南卫视,“妖孽”二十年 húnán wèishì, “yāoniè” èrshínián Hunan TV, being the unordinary for 20 years By 王不易 Wáng…

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Chinese Corner: Blame for China’s demographic time bomb, neurotic parents, and a Lu Xun comic

Who is to blame for China’s population crisis? 人口列车是怎样失控的 rénkǒu lièchē shì zěnyàng shīkòng de How did the population…

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The SupChina Quiz: Tech in China

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

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Chinese corner: The peer-to-peer lending meltdown, Miss Hong Kong, and domestic abuse

P2P nightmare: How I lost all my savings overnight P2P爆雷后,我的存款一夜清零 By 看客inSight August 24, 2018 Once seen as an innovative…

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Chinese Corner: China’s disgruntled ‘middle class,’ public bathing, and how a meme is born

Who, exactly, is the Chinese middle class? 京城消费降级实录 By 西岛 August 24, 2018 The self-proclaimed middle class in China is…

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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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