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Suicide Game Sparks ‘Whale Hunt’ in China

China is cracking down on an online suicide game called “Blue Whale” that originated in Russia. Authorities have begun blocking keywords related to the game on local search engines, and numerous game groups on social media have been dissolved. On May 12, a Chinese teen…

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Suicide Game Sparks ‘Whale Hunt’ in China

China is cracking down on an online suicide game called “Blue Whale” that originated in Russia. Authorities have begun blocking keywords related to the game on local search engines, and numerous game groups…

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The Untold Farce Behind Nixon’s China Visit

In 1972, when President Richard Nixon visited China, which was on the verge of economic collapse, people in China were in the late period of the Cultural Revolution, facing severe…

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A Rising Princeling: Deng Xiaoping’s Grandson

Deng Zhuodi, grandson of Deng Xiaoping, was named the party chief of Xin’an, a township administrated by Pingguo County. Deng Xiaoping, who died in 1997, was widely credited for leading China’s…

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A Humble Chinese Worker’s Contribution to America

In the prestigious Columbia University, the department of East Asian Studies, there is a post for special studies of Chinese culture and Han teachings called the “Dean Lung Professorship,” which…

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Why Is Cycling Still Popular in China?

China has long been known as the world’s center for bicycles. According to a publication by the Earth Policy Institute, although there has been a rapid multiplication of cars in…

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Author Pearl S. Buck’s China

Pearl Buck was a baby when her parents relocated to China. What she babbled was Chinese; what she experienced were Chinese customs and lifestyles. She was so attached to traditional…