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Chinese Government Should Protect Religious Liberty to Promote Desire for Social Peace

Doug Bandow | Posted 06.07.2015 | Religion
Doug Bandow

The best way to minimize political confrontations between church and state is to reduce government restraints on religion. Christians have no unified view of politics, and that is as true in China as in America. But believers everywhere agree on the importance of being allowed to worship God.

Matt Sheehan

China's Communist Party Bans Believers

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 02.03.2015 | World

Karl Marx long ago disparaged religion as “the opiate of the people,” and now the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) wants to ban all addicts. The Comm...

Christians In China Form Human Shield To Protect Church From Demolition

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.09.2014 | Religion

Thousands of Christians in Wenzhou, China are protesting the proposed demolition of a church known as the 'Jerusalem of the East.' China's Communis...

Wine Stash Found In Abandoned Home Could Be Worth Millions

Posted 11.09.2012 | Money

Nearly 10,000 bottles of what Chinese police believe to be faux Chateau Lafite Rothschild red wine has been found in an abandoned house in Wenzhou, Zh...

DRIVEN TO ACTION: Dad Jumps Out Of A Moving Car To Save 4-Year-Old Daughter

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.11.2012 | Weird News

A father's love shows no bounds -- even if it requires him to jump from the car he is driving. That's what a father in the Chinese city of Wenzhou ...

China Facing Subprime Crisis?

Posted 12.10.2011 | World

By Mu Chunshan, The Diplomat Most Westerners probably haven’t heard of Zhejiang, much less know where to find it on a map. But it’s likely tha...

Chinese State Media: Bullet Train Derails

Posted 09.22.2011 | World

BEIJING (AP) -- A bullet train derailed in eastern China on Saturday and two of its carriages fell off a bridge, but there was no immediate word on ca...

China: Financial Crisis Impacts Companies, Migrant Workers

The Independent | Clifford Coonan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Wenzhou, the cradle of Chinese capitalism, produced one billion shoes last year, 40 per cent of the world's total. There's a one in three chance your ...