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Alina Wang

A native of New York, Alina has a Bachelors degree in Corporate Communications from Baruch College and writes about human rights, politics, tech, and society.
Residents in China’s Guangxi Province Take to the Streets to Protest Draconian ‘Zero-COVID’ Policies
Authorities in a coastal city of southern China’s Guangxi Province have apparently relented in the face of a mass protest orchestrated by residents disgruntled over a month of strict “zero-COVID” restrictions.  On Aug. 15, the...
Hundreds of China’s High-Speed Trains Delayed, Sparking Heated Online Discussion
On the evening of Aug. 12, Chinese passengers from different lines posted that the high-speed rail trains they usually commute in were either delayed or completely stopped.  According to mainland Chinese media reports, railway stations...
A Look at the Legoland Resort in Goshen, New York
Article may contain promotional content for LEGOLAND New York.  Located just 60 miles northwest of New York City, the LEGOLAND resort features a variety of rides and attractions, daily shows and entertainment, meet-and-greets, and a...
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Beijing Announces New Military Drills Over US Senate Delegation’s Visit to Taiwan
After the U.S. sent a Senate delegation to visit Taiwan on Monday, Aug. 5, Communist China announced that its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) would be conducting new military drills around the self-ruling island, and also...
Vacationers Stranded on China’s Hainan Island Plead for Food and Supplies as ‘Zero-COVID’ Lockdown Drags On
Since Aug. 1, China’s island province of Hainan has been under lockdown after a surge of new COVID-19 cases were reported. According to government statistics, the number of positive infections has exceeded 5,000 cases across...
‘We Need to Take Back Control’: Bronx Native Tina Forte Hopes to Unseat AOC for New York’s 14th Congressional District
QUEENS, NY — On Wednesday, Aug. 10, the Long Island Loud Majority — a New York-based organization created to bring the “silent majority together” in hopes of raising awareness on political issues — hosted several...
APA Voice and Partner Organizations Host Nonpartisan Forum for NY’s 10th Congressional District
NEW YORK, NY — On Monday, Aug. 8, the Asian Pacific Americans Voting & Organizing to Increase Civic Engagement (APA VOICE) — a nonpartisan coalition of community-based organizations — hosted a forum inviting candidates running...
80,000 Vacationers in China’s Tropical Hainan Stranded by New ‘Zero-COVID’ Lockdown
China’s southern island province of Hainan has been placed under lockdown after a cluster of new COVID-19 infections was detected. The city of Sanya, which is heavily dependent on tourism, saw over 80,000 people stranded...
10,000 Millionaires Expected to Leave China This Year–And Take $48 Billion With Them: Report
According to a consulting firm specializing in foreign investments, over 10,000 of China’s wealthiest are looking to immigrate to other countries this year.  A report by London-based firm Henley & Partners, found that the average...
China Suspends Talks With US Over Pelosi’s Taiwan Visit, Ups Military and Diplomatic Warnings
China’s foreign ministry announced on Friday, Aug. 5 that it would be halting major talks with Washington on climate issues, in addition to suspending all future calls and meetings over Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan...
Bulk of Funding Slated for ‘Small Businesses’ Actually Went to Big Corporations and Other Countries: Watchdog Report
According to a July report by government watchdog Open The Books, over 75 percent of funding from the U.S. Export-Import Bank (EX-IM) meant for small businesses were actually sent to larger corporations and organizations with...
Residents in Northeastern Chinese ‘Cancer Village’ Sign Mass Petition Condemning Pollution
Over 80 people living near the city of Huludao, located in China’s Liaoning Province, have come forward to claim they have fallen ill from carcinogens present in the region’s air and water.  In an unusual...