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Enduring China-Japan Hatreds Risk Renewed Conflict Involving U.S.
Contributing writer, policy analyst
While the U.S. and Japan have no aggressive designs on China, Beijing understandably looks uneasily at the alliance of its old enemy with the globe's dominant power. Thus, China is developing a military capable of confronting American as well as Japanese military action, no easy task.
Communist Takeover of Nanking
American Diplomacy, Warts and All
On April 23, 1949, during the Chinese Civil War, Mao's People's Liberation Army (PLA) captured the city of Nanking, now known as Nanjing, then capital of China and headquarters of the Nationalist Party (also known as the Kuomintang or KMT).
Review: Morris Berman's New Book on Japan, "Neurotic Beauty"
Peter Van Buren
Author of the forthcoming "Hooper's War," "Ghosts of Tom Joad:...
Neurotic Beauty: An Outsider Looks At Japan
is a fine addition to a long list of books that attempt to explain Japan, what one observer has called the "most foreign of foreign countries."
The World's 'Longest And Largest' 3D Painting Is Here, And It's Trippy
China Dream Over the Taiwan Strait
Director, Academia Sinica Europaea at China Europe Internation...
It was the first time since the creation of the People's Republic of China in 1949 that the two sides held such high-level official dialogue, and they agreed to establish a permanent communication channel.
On the 76th Anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre
Stephen D. Smith
Executive Director, USC Shoah Foundation–The Institute for Vis...
Sirens sound around this Chinese city as the last few eyewitnesses of a massacre gather. Starting Dec. 13, 1937, and lasting six weeks, as many as 300,000 civilians were murdered during the atrocities.
From Hard to Soft Chinese Nationalism
Daniel A. Bell
Philosopher, Tsinghua University; author, "The China Model"
For most of the 20th century, China viewed itself as a victim of foreign bullying and Chinese leaders drew on the emotion of resentment in order to strengthen the state. But there are two forms of nationalism in China.
Calif. Man Becomes Internet Sensation In China For Random Act Of Kindness
Emily Heinz Bina
LOOK: Real-Life Spider Woman Climbs 70-Foot Castle Walls
The Stain on China's Pro-Democracy Movement: A Final Word About Tiananmen
Sr. Investigative Reporter WGBH Radio Boston; Sr. Fellow Schus...
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China's Downfall: the Ultimate Impact of Environmental Degradation
Scientist and former White House Senior Policy Analyst; Ph.D. ...
The destruction in China is so staggering, it's hard to comprehend. Sixteen of the world's 20 most polluted cities are in China, and many regions can now lay claim to the most polluted air in the world.
First US-Built Chinese Vehicle Now On-Sale
Journalist/Broadcaster covering the auto industry and auto rac...
It should make headlines, but it won't. The news: the first major captive import vehicle-maker from China has opened its Oklahoma doors and started-up its assembly line.
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