Did Mao order in Chinese? Did Chairman Mao like General Tso's chicken? You read about The Long March, The Hundred Flowers Campaign and The Cultural R...
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History demonstrates how empires rose and fell when economic and moral standards were not properly balanced.
Among the dynamics reshaping Eurasia, the "world continent" spanning from Europe to the Far East, the transformation of the Sino-Turkish relations does not get the attention it deserves.
The anniversary of the Wuchang Uprising in China is celebrated annually as Double Ten Day. In Denver, the (Taiwanese) Chinese community marked Double Ten Day with a lavish luncheon.
For the Olympics, the air no doubt will be cleaned. But glimpsing twenty years of changes in China I can only wonder what direction this huge, complex country will take twenty years from now.
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