My Grandfather the Red Guard

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In March 2012, politburo member Bo Xilai was sacked for conduct contrary to party principal and law. According to an op-ed in the state-run Guangming Daily, Bo’s political failure implies that any action to revive …

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Lost in Translation: The Culture Wars

Just minutes after CNN declared Rick Santorum winner of Louisiana’s Saturday GOP primary, China’s netizens were already posting their Sunday-morning reactions — in sentence and smiley-face form — on the country’s most popular microblogging sites. …

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