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Remembering 1949: Finding a New Home Across the Strait

China Hands | Posted 05.16.2015 | World
China Hands

Mr. Chiang Sanda was only 18 years old when he lost his entire family in the Chinese Civil War. Originally from Jiangsu province, he moved to Shanghai to enroll with the Kuomintang (KMT) forces but had to leave again in May 1949.

That Look on Her Face

Charlie Carillo | Posted 12.24.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

A withering look, a look of contempt. The kind of look that makes a husband's shoulders sag, shrivels his soul, maybe even makes him wish unconsciously for an early death.