China’s Angry Spirits

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It’s not every day that men who have been dead for decades make headlines, but on Dec. 26, ghosts figured prominently in Chinese news. President Xi Jinping’s tribute to the People’s Republic of China founding Chairman …

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Tea Time Chat — Are You a ‘Diaosi’?

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Welcome to Tea Time Chat, a real-time discussion between Tea Leaf Nation writers about the issues that matter to them.  Last month, TLN‘s Claire Zhang had this to say about China’s growing ranks of so-called “Diaosi”: “Diaosi” originated …

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