China Modernizing Its Economy

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China is the world’s largest greenhouse gas emitter, so reduction policies are tremendously important signals to the world, says Dr. Anthony Horton.

How to Be Apart From Someone You Love

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Separation from a loved one is never easy. Travis Hellstrom has a few pointers to help maintain your connection and sanity.

China’s Energy Has an Ever-Deeper Shade of Green

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Generating electricity from water, wind, and solar, China is quickly — and impressively — removing its reliance on fossil fuel.

How Smart Phones And Computers Are Killing Your Relationship

Look up and see what is in front of you.

Are you master or slave when it comes to modern technology? Steven Lake explores the slippery slope of disconnection when always connected.

How To Run The Planet

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Should A Small Handful Of Countries Run the World? Why Or Why Not?

China’s Growing Labour Movement Offers Hope for Workers Globally

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The growing labour movement in China, as fragmented and repressed as it is, offers hope for workers everywhere as an example of organising against incredible odds.

What Happens When Mr. Fixit Can’t Fix It?

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Shawn Henfling lends some insight into the mind of the typical Mr. Fixit.

Two Days in Kashgar

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Bradford Philen spends two days in Kashgar and learns about the life long struggle of Uyghur people in China.

Chinese Dad on Bus Kisses Daughter, Has to Defend Himself to Police

Chinese Dad on Bus Kisses Daughter, Has to Defend Himself to Police

A Chinese man was accused of inappropriate contact with a minor last week after a video went viral of him kissing his own daughter on a bus. Is the world we now live in?

Who Wants to Get Something Done in DC? Anyone?

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Getting anything done in Washington seems impossible. Up to us to demand work and results from our representatives, which will only get done with cooperation.

US-China Deal Shows All That Effort to Tackle Climate Change Might Actually be Worth It

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Months of secret negotiations have paid off, as the world’s biggest polluters sign a landmark deal.

Tea Time: How to be a Conscious Consumer in the Tea Industry

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Phil America asks Nicholas Lozito about his mission to find fair trade in the tea business.

Hong Kong Protests Push for Greater Democracy

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The growing protests in Hong Kong have gripped the world’s attention.

Protests a Warning to China of Dangers Posed by Hong Kong Wealth Gap

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As protests clog the streets, Beijing’s reliance on a peaceful financial hub in HK becomes ever clearer.

How China Teaches Children Math so Well

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A small scale study into possible methods that could be better to teach children math.

5000km Walk Without Haircut or Shave

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Watch Christoph Rehage change on his long walk and see the changes. By the end, he might need a shave.