Topic: Mao Tse-tung
Beijing's severe treatment of Uighurs – and Tibetans, too – may be an attempt to prevent a breakup similar to that of the Soviet Union.
07/08/2009 01:00 am
In two polls this month, more people wanted China's first aircraft carrier to be named after the controversial leader than any other option.
06/22/2009 01:00 am
On his recent European tour, Tibet's exiled leader preached compassion, but expressed frustration over 'lies and hypocrisy' from Beijing
06/10/2009 01:00 am
A pair of Chinese sisters battle their way through the Japanese occupation of Shanghai and on to America.
06/05/2009 01:00 am
Lin Zhao, who was executed in 1968, challenged history and Mao.
05/01/2009 01:00 am
Contemporary artists don't shy from expressing their humor, subversiveness, and originality despite the country's more austere official image.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
China's foreign minister will visit Washington today amid tension over Tibet and a US-China naval clash in the South China Sea.
03/11/2009 01:00 am
Chinese intellectuals like Prof. Hu Xingdou relish their widening freedom to publish their opinions. But many topics remain taboo, and offenders are still subject to "reeducation through labor."
12/18/2008 12:00 am
The brief yet radical shift of patriotic fervor into criticism of the government after the Sichuan earthquake and the official revival of Confucius were crucial moments in a pivotal year.
12/17/2008 12:00 am
To create US jobs, he'll need to make sure Beijing doesn't rev up its export machine.
12/09/2008 12:00 am