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‘Saved’ by state terror: Gendered violence and propaganda in Xinjiang

There is no such thing as a monolithic “Xinjiang woman.” And they don’t need saving by…

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Women in China are becoming a powerful force in homebuying

Although the gender pay gap remains a persistent problem in China, where women on average earn 16 percent…

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Kuora: The ways women had to rise above oppression in China — and the ways they still have to

This week’s column comes from two of Kaiser’s answers, originally posted to Quora on January 9, 2014

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‘To be a Chinese mother, you need a strong heart’: A conversation with a young mother in China

China may have abolished its one-child policy, but motherhood remains fraught with obstacles.  

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Single woman in Beijing requests access to national sperm bank

An unmarried woman in Beijing is calling for Chinese lawmakers to remove restrictions on single women shopping in the…

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Women’s rights NGO forced to close for being a ‘suspected illegal social organization’

Last month, the Guangzhou Gender and Sexuality Education Center (GSEC), a leading non-profit whose mission…

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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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Introducing: The NüVoices Podcast! Episode 1: News assistants in China

SupChina is proud to present the NüVoices podcast! In this debut episode, hosts Alice Xin Liu and Joanna Chiu interview two…

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Zhang Yuqi and matriarchy: Chinese SNL delivers surprising, strong 2nd episode

Chinese actress Zhang Yuqi 张雨绮 has done sci-fi movies, horror…

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China’s most prominent talk show host, Yang Lan, on media, women, and the next generation

Yang Lan 杨澜, one of the most popular television personalities in China, spoke to us about the future of…

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Safety tips are the last thing that Chinese women need after the Didi murder case

Li Mingzhu 李明珠 was a 21-year-old flight attendant who was reportedly raped and murdered on May…

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The good, the bad, and the ugly: International Women’s Day in China

Dear reader, Happy International Women’s Day! Please celebrate by

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(Ended) SupChina Female Rising Stars — seeking nominations

We are hosting our second annual SupChina Women’s Conference in New York…

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Girls’ Day banners on Chinese college campuses are blatant harassment

Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day, a global…

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One China journalist’s quest to amplify female voices in media

It was a podcast episode about China in late 2016, featuring only male voices, that spurred Joanna Chiu to…

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