March is always the most exciting month here in Beijing: Spring is coming and Beijing International Literaray Festvial will be on. The festival will kick off on Friday 11st of March. I’ll take part in a panel discussion the following morning. In Honour of International Women’s Day, this event will exame some of the most… Continue reading Panel Discussion at 10 am on Saturday 12th of March
As a social commentator, I am frequently invited to meet to meet visiting politicians. Last night, I had the pleasure of meeting Jonathan Powell, who served as the Downing Street Chief of Staff under Tony Blair’s government. He was also the chief British negotiator on Northern Ireland. He subsequently wrote a book on Northern Ireland… Continue reading Meeting a British politican
Sign In | Register | NEWSLETTER | 中文 Saturday, February 27, 2016 Beijing 窗体顶端 窗体底端 Follow Us · Business & Industry · Politics & Law · Environment & Science · World · Culture · Opinion o Redefining the China Dream Lijia Zhang talks about her struggle to transform herself from factory worker to author and… Continue reading an interview with me published in Caixin
OPINION China’s Cultural Revolution must be confronted The enemies of the state existed nowhere but in the muddled head of the ageing "Great Helmsman". 24 Feb 2016 11:41 GMT | Arts & Culture, Human Rights, Politics, Asia Pacific, China · Without confronting the past and learning the lesson, the ‘China Dream’ – the country’s drive… Continue reading my oped on the 50th anniversary of the Cultural Revolution published in Aljazeera
Last Sunday I gave a speech about the cultural changes in China since the reforms and opening up at the global conference of Clariant, a chemical specialty company. I am gland that more and more companies are interested in the cultural and social aspects instead of just the economy.
How China Lost Taiwan By NICK FRISCH JAN. 27, 2016 Continue reading the main story Share This PageContinue reading the main story Share Tweet Email More Save Inside Photo Tsai Ing-wen won a crushing election victory on Jan. 16 by getting surrogates to fire up the base. Credit Ulet Ifansasti/Getty Images Advertisement Continue reading the… Continue reading a very interesting piece on Taiwan by a friend Nick Frisch