China

Panda Protection

Pandas are loaned on ten-year terms, with the requirement that one million USD be paid to the Chinese government each year during the loan period.

The People’s Daily’s Twitter Account is a Social Media Dumpster Fire

Should Chinese scholars panda panda lifespan?

Tour of Babel Primary category in which blog post is published

In defense of wenqing (文青)

It strikes me as sad that some haven’t seen what should be obvious.

Hong Kong, Taiwan’s Other

I sometimes think of the activist world as being like the jianghu of Chinese-language martial arts novels.

Telling Stories About Xinjiang From The Outside

In the absence of concrete facts, frightful rumors flourish.

Yesterday’s best is today’s starting line

It’s strange to me that people actually think they save a lot by spending a lot.

Tour of Babel Primary category in which blog post is published

Lackeys of capital

They are all fools and nou-choi in a sense; none of them have the sense to confront the master.

True Life of a Chinese Engineer

“Get to the point in just Chinese” echoes in my head every time she talks to me, while I only look at her expressionlessly, struggling to be polite.

TPE-JFK

I’ve become increasingly aware of how much of my reputation in Taiwan is built on the knowledge of my New York upbringing.