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‘Africa Week’ in Beijing aims to dismantle Africa-China clichés

A week of events, including panel discussions and performances, to promote understanding of Africa in China and…

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Black Panther in China: A red carpet opening night near Tiananmen Square

Walking into the Tiananmen Poly International Theater felt like slipping through some protective barrier and entering Little Wakanda in…

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China has no problem with racism, and that’s a problem

This article first appeared in Chinese on 土逗公社 (tǔ…

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Black Lives China comments on ‘Africa’ sketch in CCTV gala

By Hannah Getachew and Runako Celina Bernard-Stevenson This piece was originally published on the website Black Lives China, whose mission is…

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China’s CCTV Spring Festival Gala included a truly shameless Africa skit, featuring blackface

We need to talk about that Africa skit. You know the one. UPDATE: CCTV appears to have removed the skit…

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China denies report of bugging African Union building, AU diplomat says ‘at least they have never colonized us’

In 2012, China gave an important gift to the chief diplomatic institution of the African continent, the African Union…

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Will China help France fund a 10,000-strong anti-terrorism force in Africa?

Yesterday, we noted the results of a visit to Beijing by…

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China cultivates African elites

Former Beijing resident and now Nairobi-based Quartz reporter Lily Kuo’s

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What’s next for China in Zimbabwe — and the rest of Africa?

China on November 21 blamed ongoing speculation that China had something to do with the bloodless coup in Zimbabwe on…

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Live-fire drill in Djibouti – China’s latest political and current affairs news

Troops from China’s People’s Liberation Army were in June for the first time deployed at the…

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First Chinese troops head to Djibouti military base

China’s state media on June 12 featured news that Chinese troops were deployed for the first time to an…

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Opinion: China is poised to benefit from Trump’s ambiguous Africa policy

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Cuckoos that fly from Beijing to Africa

Terry Townshend is a British bird enthusiast living and working in Beijing. With a professional background in environmental law,…

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Zambia on track to host China’s next African railroad

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