Monthly Archives: 二月 2015

China “Porn Inspector” Jobs Get Thousands of Applicants

porn-inspector-01It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it

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China’s Brave Underground Journal—II

Ian Johnson DECEMBER 18, 2014 ISSUE

Remembrance an online journal published in Tiantongyuan, China

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Ouyang Xiang, son of a denounced former Party secretary in Heilongjiang province, being persecuted during the Cultural Revolution for sending an unsigned letter to the local revolutionary committee in his father’s defense, Harbin, November 1968. The sign around his neck bears his name Continue reading

China’s Brave Underground Journal

Ian Johnson DECEMBER 4, 2014 ISSUE

Remembrance an unofficial journal published in Tiantongyuan, China

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Young pioneers on the eve of the Cultural Revolution, 1965; photographs by Marc Riboud, whose exhibition ‘Witness at a Crossroads: Photographer Marc Riboud in Asia’ is at the Rubin Museum of Art, New York City, until March 23, 2015

On the last stretch of flatlands north of Beijing, just before the Mongolian foothills, lies the satellite city of Tiantongyuan. Built during the euphoric run-up Continue reading

From China, Love and Hate for Common’s Oscar Speech

The recording artist’s nod to Hong Kong protesters set off a social-media flame war.

BY DAVID WERTIMEFEBRUARY 23,

87th Annual Academy Awards - ShowFrom China, Love and Hate for Common’s Oscar Speech

After ascending the stage to receive the Oscar for Best Original Song along with popular crooner John Legend, the Chicago-born hip-hop artist known as Common Continue reading

175. HUANG ZERONG (released)

Tie LiuPen name                 Tie Liu

Sex                               Male

Birth date                1933-05-29

Birth place               Chengdu City, Sichuan Province

Resident place        Beijing Continue reading

Chinese Dissident Accuses Top U.S. Diplomat of Lying

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BY ISAAC STONE FISHFEBRUARY 25, 2015 – 5:29

In April 2012, blind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng escaped from house arrest in a rural village and sought refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. The ruling Chinese Communist Party Continue reading

Xi Jinping the Star in China’s Lunar New Year TV Gala

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A screenshot shows the performance of “I Give My Heart to You” during this year’s China Central Television Spring Festival gala. Continue reading

Famous democracy activist Zhao Changqing sent back to Shaanxi Province jail to serve sentence

201501292354china1Boxun’s reporter has learned that Yang County, Shangluo City, Shaanxi Province renowned democracy activist Zhao Changqing has now probably been repatriated to a Shaanxi Province jail to serve out his sentence. Continue reading