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Persecuted Religious Movements, Product Reviews, & Internet Stats

Persecuted Religious Movements, Product Reviews, & Internet Stats

Why China is the worst place to study controversial issues, great Chinese websites for dining, travel, cosmetics, IT, & education reviews, & 338 million users!

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Urumqi vs. Lhasa News, Uighurs vs. Iranians, Progaganda & Spin

Urumqi vs. Lhasa News, Uighurs vs. Iranians, Progaganda & Spin

What does American media’s coverage of the 2008 Lhasa Tibetan riots vs. 2009 Urumqi Uighur riots tell us about Americans? Can Uighur activists engage in spin?

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Untrue Uighur Execution Reports & The Onion Mocks China

Untrue Uighur Execution Reports & The Onion Mocks China

Turkey and Azerbaijan news media reports that China executed 196 Uighurs in connection with the recent Urumqi riots scruitnized while The Onion satirizes China.

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How To Enforce Contracts But Not Pay Debts To Chinese Companies

How To Enforce Contracts But Not Pay Debts To Chinese Companies

Experiences & examples suggesting that Chinese companies won’t sue you for money you owe them, & how foreigners can improve their legal contracts with Chinese.

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Urumqi Riots, Western & Chinese Narratives, & Truths In The Middle

Urumqi Riots, Western & Chinese Narratives, & Truths In The Middle

Seeing both sides of the ethnic violence and resentment between Uighurs & Han Chinese that led to the Urumqi riots, and finding what’s missing in the narrative.

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Chimerica: Divorce Court or Marriage Counseling?

Chimerica: Divorce Court or Marriage Counseling?

How The Atlantic’s James Fallows disagrees with Harvard’s Niall Ferguson on the future of China & America, and why that’s instructive for anyone watching China.

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American Hegemony Tied To Football & Transformers!

American Hegemony Tied To Football & Transformers!

Is American hegemony tied to its aptitude for soccer (er, football)? Is Transformers 2 really just a big commercial for the United States to sell its weapons?

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Opportunity In China’s 4th-6th Tier Cities & Counterfeit Cigarettes

Opportunity In China’s 4th-6th Tier Cities & Counterfeit Cigarettes

Business opportunities and insights for China’s 4th-6th tier cities, and China’s massively lucrative counterfeit cigarette industry (& how you can get into it!).

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