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Edible birds’ nests: Nutritional delicacy or overpriced hoax?

Recent Chinese media reports have debunked the claimed health benefits of various…

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China welcomes 300,000 Filipino workers, Chinese internet not impressed

With improved ties between China and the Philippines, the two countries…

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The People’s Daily, just before Weibo revokes gay content ban: ‘Homosexuality is not a mental illness’

A rare piece of good news for freedom of expression in China: Sina Weibo, confronting a colossal backlash from…

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Jokes app Neihan Duanzi shuttered by China’s media regulator for ‘vulgarity’

It seems like Jingri Toutiao (今日头条), one of China’s most popular news aggregators, just can’t catch a break these…

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Beijing event promotes black visibility, community building in China

Video by Cassidy McDonald (also available on Youku) Poets, activists, authors, and observers packed the Beijing…

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Man arrested at concert by facial recognition cameras

Police used facial recognition technology to identify and arrest a criminal…

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Jordan Peterson and China’s ‘white left’

Jordan Peterson, author of 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, is a clinical psychologist and professor of…

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Nanjing University professor suspended over sexual misconduct 20 years after his student’s suicide

Shen Yang 沈阳, a Nanjing University literature professor, has been accused…

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Graduate student’s suicide raises questions about the professor-student power dynamic on Chinese campuses

The suicide of a graduate student at the Wuhan…

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Anheuser-Busch InBev and the fight for China craft brewing

Illustration by Katie Morton   AB InBev’s purchase of Shanghai’s Boxing Cat Brewery last March was…

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Chinese student who bought semi-automatic rifles to be deported from U.S.

As America struggles to make sense of yet another mass shooting…

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Kuaishou takes down hundreds of videos featuring teen moms

Kuaishou, one of the biggest short video platforms in China,

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Hong Kong university to punish students protesting Mandarin test

A little over two months after a group of students from…

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No tattoos at the 2018 Strawberry Music Festival in Hangzhou

In January, we reported on China’s ban on hip-hop artists with tattoos appearing on television. The ban…

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Surveys: 60 percent of Chinese men cheat on partners, domestic violence cited in 15 percent of divorce cases

More than 70 percent of Chinese divorce cases in the past…

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