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The Cave
June 03, 2010
The Cave
What do Keanu Reeves, Plato and a cave have to do with education reform in China?
The Cave
June 01, 2010
When Bad is Good in China
Shenzhen students may be difficult to deal with sometimes. But they’ll go a long way in life.
When Bad is Good in China
China Risking War?
May 31, 2010
China Risking War?
Could China’s refusal to hold Kim Jong-il to account over the Cheonan risk war with the US?
China Risking War?
Time for N. Korea Rebuke
May 30, 2010
Time for N. Korea Rebuke
Rebuking North Korea over the sinking of the Cheonan doesn’t have to lead to its collapse.
Time for N. Korea Rebuke
The State of Sino-India Ties
May 28, 2010
The State of Sino-India Ties
Indian President Pratibha Patil is in China. Things are looking up between the two nations.
The State of Sino-India Ties
Branding China
May 27, 2010
Branding China
Chinese firms appear to have a bit of a problem with brand recognition. The govt isn’t helping.
Branding China
May 26, 2010
Gathering Storm
Letting students think for themselves is good (but upsets teachers and parents).
Gathering Storm
What Next With DPRK?
May 25, 2010
What Next With DPRK?
N. Korea is the big focus so far of Hillary Clinton’s trip to China. So what will Beijing do next?
What Next With DPRK?
Shenzhen Spring
May 24, 2010
Shenzhen Spring
Wang Zheng and Shenzhen were an unlikely couple. But they proved to be a successful pairing.
Shenzhen Spring
Mental Health's Stigma
May 21, 2010
Mental Health's Stigma
The recent series of stabbings in China highlight shortcomings over mental health treatment.
Mental Health's Stigma
May 20, 2010
The Trouble With Teens
Chinese teenagers need the freedom to be able to make mistakes and learn from them.
The Trouble With Teens
False Consciousness
May 19, 2010
False Consciousness
Chinese suffer from ‘false consciousness’. Many don’t know how bad schools are now.
False Consciousness
Do Officials Fear Netizens?
May 19, 2010
Do Officials Fear Netizens?
How much sway do Netizens have? Will Hillary Clinton back their right to speak out?
Do Officials Fear Netizens?
Education Games
May 18, 2010
Education Games
China’s education system is great—if all you want are dedicated video game players.
Education Games
Head Teacher as Commissar
May 17, 2010
Head Teacher as Commissar
‘Banzhurens’ typically mix Machiavelli and Sun Tzu. But are they doing a good job?
Head Teacher as Commissar
Getting Health Reform Right?
May 14, 2010
Getting Health Reform Right?
China is in the process of implementing ambitious health reforms. But are they enough?
Getting Health Reform Right?
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