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January 10, 2014
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China: Mehr Kinder fürs Wachstum

China lockert die strikte Ein-Kind-Politik: Paare dürfen künftig auch zwei Kinder haben, wenn ein Partner ein Einzelkind ist. Mao Zedong verhöhnte einst die USA als «Papiertiger». Ein von den USA angezettelter Atomkrieg, so der «Grosse Steuermann», könne China nichts anhaben, … Continue reading

December 26, 2013
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Krieg den Palästen! Made in China

Am 26. Dezember wäre der Grosse Steuermanns Mao Zedong 120 Jahre alt geworden. Mao ist umstritten und beliebt zugleich. Bis heute. In Maos Geburtsort Shaoshan in der Provinz Hunan ist mit der ganz grossen Kelle angerichtet worden. Über zwei Milliarden … Continue reading

February 6, 2013
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New Book Traces Black Panthers’ Evolution from Local Activists to Global Anti-Imperialists

History has long denied the political genius of the Black Panther Party. At worst, its members have been cast as unconscionable criminals. At best, such seminal figures as party founders Huey Newton and Bobby Seale and early supporter Stokely Carmichael … Continue reading

March 1, 2012
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China’s Urbanization Unlikely To Lead To Fast Growth of Middle Class: UW Geographer

The number of people living in China’s cities, which last year for the first time surpassed 50 percent of the national population, is considered a boon for the consumer goods market. That is based on the assumption that there will … Continue reading

February 12, 2011
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Performance Recalls Faculty Member’s Years As One of China’s ‘Sent-down’ Youth

In 1968, when Su Wei left his family behind and voluntarily joined the millions of urban youth who were being sent by Chinese leader Mao Zedong into the countryside to work the land as part of a “re-education” movement, his … Continue reading