A Day to Watch in China: September 3, 2015

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In an historic first, Chinese authorities have designated September 3 a day of nationwide remembrance — and vacation. It will mark the 70th anniversary China’s own V-J day, or what authorities are calling “The 70th …

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Bo Xilai, The Man Chinese Cyberspace Could Not Forget

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In the southwestern Chinese metropolis of Chongqing, the crowd has won the day. Hundreds suffering from uremia, a potentially life-threatening condition associated with kidney failure, took to the streets on March 29 to protest the local government’s …

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A Taiwan Where Politics Is Cool

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TAIPEI — Over the final weekend in February, a crowd gathered in downtown Taipei for the third annual Gongsheng Music Festival, a combination of hip music and youthful political activism. Twenty-somethings distributed banners and stickers …

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