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How ‘Three Billboards’ Inspired China’s Gay Rights Activists
February 13, 2019
How ‘Three Billboards’ Inspired China’s Gay Rights Activists
Trucks painted with slogans – mobile billboards – are the center of a campaign against homosexual conversion therapy.
How ‘Three Billboards’ Inspired China’s Gay Rights Activists
Digitizing the Chinese New Year
February 05, 2019
Digitizing the Chinese New Year
The traditions of the Chinese red envelope, known as a hongbao, continue through an unlikely avenue: mobile phone apps.
Digitizing the Chinese New Year
Defying Deification: Indian Politicians as Hindu Gods
February 01, 2019
Defying Deification: Indian Politicians as Hindu Gods
Don’t believe the hype; worshiping Indian leaders is not common.
Defying Deification: Indian Politicians as Hindu Gods
All Eyes on the AFC Asian Cup
January 28, 2019
All Eyes on the AFC Asian Cup
As the 2019 AFC Asian Cup winds down, Asian football rises in importance.
All Eyes on the AFC Asian Cup
How to Save Mumbai’s Public Transit
January 25, 2019
How to Save Mumbai’s Public Transit
Upgrading the suburban rail system is a low-cost solution for Mumbai’s public transport problem.
How to Save Mumbai’s Public Transit
How Taiwanese Think About Immigration
January 16, 2019
How Taiwanese Think About Immigration
A survey explores Taiwanese perceptions on immigration – especially from Southeast Asia.
How Taiwanese Think About Immigration
South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations
January 15, 2019
South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations
South Korea’s two New Years celebrations comes with an array of foods and rituals to celebrate with family.
South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations
Beats in the Himalayas: The Rise of Nepali Hip Hop
January 03, 2019
Beats in the Himalayas: The Rise of Nepali Hip Hop
Young Nepalis are discovering a new form of artistic self-expression.
Beats in the Himalayas: The Rise of Nepali Hip Hop
Adopt a Heritage: Who Will Save the Everest Estate in India?
January 02, 2019
Adopt a Heritage: Who Will Save the Everest Estate in India?
George Everest’s mansion is decrepit and New Delhi wants a private company to adopt it.
Adopt a Heritage: Who Will Save the Everest Estate in India?
Boozing in Beijing
December 18, 2018
Boozing in Beijing
Exploring hybrid concepts in the Beijing food and beverage space.
Boozing in Beijing
Bridging Cultures Through Music: K-pop, China, and the US
December 07, 2018
Bridging Cultures Through Music: K-pop, China, and the US
Kevin Shin trained to be a K-pop star. He’s now making hip hop hits in China.
Bridging Cultures Through Music: K-pop, China, and the US
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
December 06, 2018
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
In 2017, the ruling DPP reformed the Referendum Act. The first referendum votes under the new act did not go smoothly.
Taiwan’s Direct Democracy Experiment Stumbles at the Polls
Finding Love in China’s Marriage Markets
November 27, 2018
Finding Love in China’s Marriage Markets
One man’s experience explaining the search for love in China.
Finding Love in China’s Marriage Markets
The Sentinels of the Sentinelese
November 26, 2018
The Sentinels of the Sentinelese
India was right to deny access to one of the world’s last unresearched tribes.
The Sentinels of the Sentinelese
The Geopolitics of Language in the Himalayas
November 09, 2018
The Geopolitics of Language in the Himalayas
The Himalayas are a global center for linguistic diversity. But that diversity is at risk.
The Geopolitics of Language in the Himalayas
A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
November 06, 2018
A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
The IOC, responding to Rakhimov’s election, expressed “grave” concern over judging scandals, anti-doping, and governance.
A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
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