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Jin Xing argues that male mentality is still dominant in society

In a response to criticism about the conservativeness of her show, the talk show host says that Chinese society…

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BBC China editor quits over unequal pay

The BBC reports on its own troubles: “The BBC‘s China…

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The plight of China’s family planners

The beginning and end of the one-child policy It has been more than a year since China abolished…

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Women and China: The SupChina Forum

Women and China:…

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‘Nobody talked about the disease’ — breast cancer in China

SHANGHAI — When Xu Zhizhen 徐志珍 (pictured above) was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1985, she knew next to…

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Accomplishing what they could not at home: The bond between American and Chinese women

On a clear morning in May 1865, Adele Fielde landed in the British colony of Hong Kong after…

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The dire state of female representation in the Chinese government

With this past weekend’s election of Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (林郑月娥) as Hong Kong’s first female chief executive,…

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Chinese women still face workplace discrimination

Zhaopin survey says women in China still facing discrimination in the work place / TechNode Zhaopin, the…

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Hard times for feminists in China

On January 21, 2017, more than half a million people showed up for the Women’s March in Washington,…

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