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Chinese Migrant Workers

This Artist's Beautiful Plaid Swatches Are Made Entirely Out Of Teeny, Tiny People

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.12.2015 | Arts

For seven years, Beijing-based artist Zhang Bojun photographed people he saw on the street. In his latest work, he's woven them together into massive ...

Matt Sheehan

A Day In The Life Of A Muslim Chinese Migrant Family | Matt Sheehan | Posted 12.17.2014 | World

BEIJING -- Fourteen-year-old Mao Baolong wears a goofy grin as he pinballs up and down the restaurant’s cramped aisle -- taking orders and deliverin...

North Korea Sending Workers To China To Fund State

Posted 07.02.2012 | Business

The North Korean government is making money off the backs of its population. China is allowing about 40,000 North Korean seamstresses, mechanics, ...

China's Explosive Illegal (Im)migration Problem

Julian Baird Gewirtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Julian Baird Gewirtz

The United States isn't alone in its current debates and worries about illegal immigration -- in China today, another form of "illegal immigration" is fast becoming one of most important issues confronting the Chinese government.

More Rights, but Less Space?--A Chinese Conundrum

Julian Baird Gewirtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Julian Baird Gewirtz

China's failure to provide adequate education for the marginalized children of migrant workers in urban centers is widely recognized as a major civil rights problem.

China Distributing Condoms To 150M Migrant Workers

TNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China has decided to distribute free contraceptives to its vast migrant population living in major cities far from their rural homes. Migrants are al...

20 Million Chinese Migrant Workers Unemployed

BBC | Chris Hogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China says 20 million migrant workers have lost their jobs during the economic downturn - three times greater than had been suggested previously. A s...