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Rednecks, Red Guards & Trolls: Kaiser Kuo on US-China Online

Rednecks, Red Guards & Trolls: Kaiser Kuo on US-China Online

Kaiser Kuo speaks at TEDxHonolulu about the crisis in US-China relationships on a person-to-person level, exacerbated by large-scale and unmediated contact over the internet.

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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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20 Excerpts: “The Race Toward Barbarism”

20 Excerpts: “The Race Toward Barbarism”

20 excerpts from Heny C K Liu’s essay discussing “The West’s” abduction of “modernity” and “destructive ethnocentricity”, arguing for a merger with Asian values.

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Green Dam, Anti-Hui Prejudice, Chinese Politics, & Barbarism!

Green Dam, Anti-Hui Prejudice, Chinese Politics, & Barbarism!

CNR’s Weekly Review highlights some of the most interesting and can’t miss blog posts from the English China blogosphere. This week: June 7-13, 2009.

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Jackie Chan Said “Chinese Need To Be Controlled”, Or Did He?

Jackie Chan Said “Chinese Need To Be Controlled”, Or Did He?

Did Jackie Chan really say “Chinese people need to be controlled”? Let’s take a look at the Chinese and see if his comments were taken out of context and sensationalized by the Western media.

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NYT Reminds Us Westerners Not Much Better Than Chinese

NYT Reminds Us Westerners Not Much Better Than Chinese

Richard @ The Peking Duck, one of my long-time RSS subscriptions, recently linked to a New York Times’ piece titled “The End of the Financial World as... 

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Chinese Youth on Western Media: A Diversity of Opinion

Chinese Youth on Western Media: A Diversity of Opinion

Several days ago, ESWN posted a translation of a Tianya post titled “What is the reason China’s younger generation is losing confidence in the Western... 

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Mind the Gap at 14:28: the Three Day Mourning Period and the American Twitterati

Mind the Gap at 14:28: the Three Day Mourning Period and the American Twitterati

Elliott: This post does not reflect the opinions of my co-bloggers, they are solely my own. Robert Scoble, this one’s for you. Via Fuzheado on Twitter, Robert... 

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