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China Stories from the Sinica Network on SupChina brings you audio narration of the best articles and op-eds appearing in Sixth Tone, Caixin Global, The Wire China, Week in China, The World of Chinese, Protocol China, and of course SupChina. Subscribe to the podcast and you can listen to features on the go, with narrators who won’t butcher the pronunciation of Chinese names and words.

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    [SupChina] When the Yellow River changes course

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 9:12

    For weeks in June 1855, wave after wave of floodwaters laid waste to central China. More than 200,000 people died, while seven million lost their homes.Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2022/06/29/when-the-yellow-river-changes-course/Narrated by John Darwin Van Fleet.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [n+1] Lab-leak theory and the “Asiatic” form

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 36:52

    What is missing is a motive.Read the article by Andrew Liu: https://www.nplusonemag.com/issue-42/politics/lab-leak-theory-and-the-asiatic-form/Narrated by Andy Liu.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Office cats laid off as companies close

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 6:22

    Office cats were a hot benefit in the recent startup boom. Now that offices are closing, they need a new place to go.Read the article by Tang Yucheng: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010601/office-cats-laid-off-as-companies-closeNarrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Decoupling: phase two

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 18:40

    Washington pushes for new law to block US investment in China.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/decoupling-phase-two/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] A BRICS wall

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 4:45

    Russia attends an annual summit with China.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/a-brics-wall/Narrated by Sylvia Franke.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] How Chinese studios are gamifying late capitalism

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 7:57

    Chinese gamers have embraced survival simulators grounded in the drudgery of daily life. Is that enough to build real solidarity between workers?Read the article by Kong Degang: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010606/how-chinese-studios-are-gamifying-late-capitalismNarrated by Ryan Cunningham.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [SupChina] ‘A Lifelong Journey': A family saga through China's past five decades

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 6:26

    A drama focusing on the shifting fortunes of a Chinese family beginning in the latter half of the 20th century, filled with struggle and bittersweet nostalgia, has won over audiences both young and old.Read the article by Brian Wu: https://supchina.com/2022/06/24/a-lifelong-journey-a-family-saga-through-chinas-past-five-decades/Narrated by Sarah Kutulakos.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Interpreting history: Interview with Chas W. Freeman

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 48:44

    Nixon's translator and veteran diplomat Chas Freeman sat down with Week in China Editor Steven Irvine last week for a wide-ranging conversation on Sino-US tensions, Taiwan invasion prospects, and more.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/interpreting-history/Narrated by Elyse Ribbons and Kaiser Kuo.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Game show

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 5:19

    Tencent's reality TV show pushes eSports further into the mainstream.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/game-show/Narrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] Millions of China's migrant workers find themselves shunned in old age

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 9:40

    Laborers over 50 played a key role in the country's stunning growth over the decades, but they now face a bleak future in which they're getting cut off from the job market with little or no unemployment support.Read the article by Fan Qiaojia and Li Hang: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-06-01/in-depth-millions-of-chinas-migrant-workers-find-themselves-shunned-in-old-age-101893459.htmlNarrated by Sylvia Franke.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] In locked down Shanghai, a ‘shadow pandemic' of domestic violence

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 9:13

    China's Anti-Domestic Violence Law has been on the books since 2016, but the protections it offers abuse victims have proven fragile during lockdowns.Read the article by Ti Tu: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010484/in-locked-down-shanghai%2C-a-shadow-pandemic-of-domestic-violence?source=channel_broadTi Tu is the pseudonym of an anti-domestic violence volunteer.Narrated by Sylvia Franke.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Let's talk about sex (education in China)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 14:55

    Grassroots organizations and social media are filling a wide gap in China's formal sex education.Read the article by Siyi Chu: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/lets-talk-about-sex-education/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] After Tangshan: The road to consent culture in China

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 10:33

    Brutal assault in Tangshan renews calls for better education on sexual consent in China.Read the article by Siyi Chu: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/the-road-to-consent-culture-in-china/Narrated by Elyse Ribbons.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] College student depression hides anxieties about jobs and Covid

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 9:51

    Virus control measures and uncertain opportunities increase mental health burdens of those studying at universities in China.Read the article by Huang Huizhao, Cai Jingyuan and Cai Xuejiao: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-06-08/in-depth-college-student-depression-hides-anxieties-about-jobs-and-covid-101896504.htmlNarrated by Elyse Ribbons.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] What it takes to start a family in COVID-era China

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 6:12

    A writer on what did — and didn't — factor into her decision to have kids.Read the article by Xin Weimu: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010502/what-it-takes-to-start-a-family-in-covid-era-china?source=channel_broadNarrated by Sarah Kutulakos.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Out of Africa

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 12:11

    EV battery firms look to lock in raw materials.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/out-of-africa-8/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Henan bank depositors hit with red health codes

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 7:00

    Unable to unfreeze deposits, Zhengzhou freezes depositors with red health codes.Read the article by Wu Peiyue: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010547/henan-bank-depositors-hit-with-red-health-codes?source=channel_homeNarrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] Opinion: Why no bystanders came to the rescue of women being assaulted in Tangshan

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 4:19

    Encouraging citizens to be brave to fight for justice when they encounter wrongdoings requires a system of trust and protection that will keep them from legal jeopardy.Read the article by Nie Huihua: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-06-13/opinion-why-no-bystanders-came-to-the-rescue-of-women-being-assaulted-in-tangshan--101898555.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Close encounters: Inside Chinese UFO hunters' search for extraterrestrial life

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 22:38

    As interest in science fiction and space exploration grows, China's grassroots UFO enthusiasts continue to search for answers.Read the article by Sam Davies: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/close-encounters-inside-the-curious-world-of-chinas-alien-hunters/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Blood brothers: The scarred history of China's ethnic Russians

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 14:39

    During the early 20th century, thousands of Russian refugees fleeing war and revolution crossed the freezing Amur River into northeast China. Today, the community is still trying to reconcile its identity — and process its collective trauma.Read the article by Li Yijuan and Fan Yiying: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010180/blood-brothers-the-scarred-history-of-chinas-ethnic-russiansNarrated by Elyse Ribbons.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] Why an external investigation will better root out gang crime in Tangshan

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 6:58

    Designating public security officials from another city to look into the brutal attack on women in the northern Chinese city could prevent local interference.Read the article by Zhou Dongxu: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-06-14/opinion-why-an-external-investigation-will-better-root-out-gang-crime-in-tangshan-101899060.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] A model restructuring?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 13:57

    Lessons from the bailout of a troubled real estate baron in Henan province.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/a-model-restructuring/Narrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Inside China's “Gaokao Factory”

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 31:50

    A former student recounts her grueling schedule and eventual withdrawal from Hengshui, a city notorious for exam-prep schools.Read the article by Renjian the Livings: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/inside-chinas-gaokao-factory/Written by Shu, translated by Hatty Liu.Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] How foreign students are cheating China's college admissions system

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 19:29

    In Vietnam, students are using connections and fake documents to access lucrative Chinese government scholarships. Many are woefully underqualified.Read the article by Travis Vincent: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010310/how-foreign-students-are-cheating-chinas-college-admissions-systemNarrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [SupChina] A comprehensive mirror: Two years of This Week in China's History

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 8:24

    Marking the second anniversary of "TWICH."Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2022/06/08/a-comprehensive-mirror-two-years-of-this-week-in-chinas-history/Narrated by Elyse Ribbons.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Coloring outside the digital lines: Why Chinese NFT artists look abroad

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 12:03

    Regulations and low quality in the Chinese digital scene has led the brightest of the nation's crypto-artists to pin their hopes on international markets.Read the article by Alex Colville: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/coloring-inside-the-digital-lines-why-chinese-nft-artists-look-abroad/Narrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] How Singapore could outperform Shanghai, Hong Kong to become Asia's financial center

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 7:05

    The country has benefited from China-U.S. tensions and a successful response to Covid-19.Read the article by Vincent Chan: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-11/opinion-how-singapore-could-outperform-shanghai-hong-kong-to-become-asias-financial-center-101883674.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Candy that left a sour taste

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 6:05

    Starlet faces big fine over infringing China's advertising laws.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/candy-that-left-a-sour-taste/Narrated by Sarah Kutulakos.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] They left Shanghai. Now what?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 11:20

    Departing Shanghai for their hometowns or other cities, many young people are rethinking their life plans after exiting lockdown.Read the article by Alice Chen: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/06/they-left-shanghai-now-what/Narrated by Anthony Tao.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Not clicking like it used to

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 18:47

    How lockdowns and crackdowns have hurt China's e-commerce giants.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/06/not-clicking-like-it-used-to/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] The last falconers in the Altai Mountains

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 46:09

    Two generations of a Kazakh family recall a life of partnership with birds of prey.Read the article by Renjian the Livings: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/05/the-last-falconers-in-the-altai-mountains/Written by Qin Yue, translated by Ana Padilla Fornieles.Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [SupChina] A 17th-century mushroom cloud: The Wanggongchang explosion

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 9:18

    On May 30, 1626, an imperial armory just west of the Forbidden City exploded with a force rivaling that of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima. It remains one of the deadliest non-military explosions in history.Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2022/06/01/a-17th-century-mushroom-cloud-the-wanggongchang-explosion/Narrated by John Darwin Van Fleet.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] The great reconfiguration

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 18:00

    Is the global supply chain set to be reshaped after Shanghai's lockdown?Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/05/the-great-reconfiguration/Narrated by Kaiser Kuo.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] As mass Covid testing becomes China's new normal, debate grows over who pays

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 8:42

    National Healthcare Security Administration says local medical insurance funds shouldn't be used for large-scale programs.Read the article by Liu Denghui, Dong Hui and Zhang Yukun: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-26/in-depth-as-mass-covid-testing-becomes-chinas-new-normal-debate-grows-over-who-pays-101890666.htmlNarrated by Sarah Kutulakos.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Court confidential

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 9:14

    China's emperors were no strangers to the curse of bad data—and built their own secret system to avoid it.Read the article by Jeremiah Jenne: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2018/02/court-confidential/Narrated by Elyse Ribbons.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] Coal, once a boon, turns Chinese rustbelt city into a bust

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 22:07

    As the golden years of mining fade, the resource-depleted city of Hegang is struggling to survive.Read the article by Cheng Siwei and Zhang Yukun: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-10/in-depth-coal-once-a-boon-turns-chinese-rustbelt-city-into-a-bust-101883185.htmlNarrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Train to Chengdu: Two students reflect on leaving Shanghai

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 6:18

    Many are setting off for their hometowns with mixed feelings.Read the article by Luo Meihan: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010413/train-to-chengdu-two-students-reflect-on-leaving-shanghai-?source=channel_risingNarrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] ‘I must leave Shanghai' — Tales of train station frustration

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2022 5:03

    With the city easing lockdowns, residents flocked to Hongqiao Railway Station to proceed with travel plans that had been hijacked by Covid restrictions.Read the article by Zhang Shufan, Bao Zhiming and Wang Xintong: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-25/i-must-leave-shanghai-tales-of-train-station-frustration-101890098.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Is studying overseas losing its allure for Chinese students?

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 20:19

    Some Chinese students have spent years preparing to apply for international universities. Two years into a global pandemic, they're asking if it's still worth it.Read the article by Zhu Jingyi and Ni Dandan: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010364/is-studying-overseas-losing-its-allure-for-chinese-studentsNarrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [SupChina] France's Hong Kong: The leased territory of Guangzhouwan

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 9:47

    The “99-year lease” may be the most bureaucratic of euphemisms for colonization. Those leases followed the arrival of foreign troops and gunboats, but by “negotiating” leases, rather than compelling surrender, the European powers could claim this was business, not conquest.Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2022/05/25/frances-hong-kong-the-leased-territory-of-guangzhouwan/Narrated by John Darwin Van Fleet.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Why China's social workers struggle to make a difference

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 16:35

    China aims to make social work a major part of old age care and public health programs, but the field struggles to gain autonomy from the government and attract new talent.Read the article by Peixuan Xie: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/04/why-chinas-social-workers-struggle-to-make-a-difference/Narrated by Ryan Cunningham.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Legal eagles

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 7:15

    Why CCTV's ‘rule of law' drama is winning over few fans.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/05/legal-eagles/Narrated by Sarah Kutulakos.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] China's safety problem with illegal buildings

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 12:41

    Deadly April collapse of a ‘self-build' in the Hunan capital Changsha following similar disasters sets off a nationwide hunt for perilous structures.Read the article by Tan Jianxing, Wu Hongyao and Denise Jia: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-23/cover-story-chinas-safety-problem-with-illegal-buildings-101888600.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Brand new era

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 18:40

    Luxury labels look beyond the pandemic for China profits.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/05/brand-new-era/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] China's race to provide for its aging population

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 14:37

    As government pension funds run dry and employer benefits fall short, policymakers put renewed emphasis on personal retirement funds.Read the article by Yu Hairong, Cheng Siwei, Yue Yue, Wu Yujian and Han Wei: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-16/cover-story-chinas-race-to-provide-for-its-aging-population-101885398.htmlNarrated by Sylvia Franke.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Sixth Tone] Chinese telecoms block incoming int'l calls, texts to fight scams

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 4:49

    Subscribers have the choice to opt out of the feature that is being rolled out or already in place.Read the article by Zhang Wanqing: https://www.sixthtone.com/news/1010341/chinese-telecoms-block-incoming-intl-calls%2C-texts-to-fight-scamsNarrated by Jenny McKenzie.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [SupChina] The Yangzhou massacre of 1645

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 10:46

    Yangzhou in the Yangtze River Delta is an ancient city that reached its greatest prominence during the Ming dynasty. When the Qing invaded, it was the site of a long siege, followed by a bloody massacre — one used by future generations to fuel their interests.Read the article by James Carter: https://supchina.com/2022/05/18/the-yangzhou-massacre-of-1645/Narrated by John Darwin Van Fleet.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] What's the deal with overpackaging in China?

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 21:06

    Excess packaging creates millions of tons of waste each year. What can China do about this problem?Read the article by Siyi Chu: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/04/whats-the-deal-with-overpackaging-in-china/Narrated by Cliff Larsen.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Week in China] Cantopop remix

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 5:27

    Hunan TV's new show is a nostalgic paean to Hong Kong's music scene.Read the article: https://www.weekinchina.com/2022/05/cantopop-remix/Narrated by Jenny McKenzie. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [The World of Chinese] Photo shop: art in the age of the influencer

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 13:58

    Museums in China increasingly rely on social media to bring in visitors, but there is a cost to going viral.Read the article by Alex Colville: https://www.theworldofchinese.com/2022/05/photo-shop-art-in-the-age-of-the-influencer/Narrated by Anthony TaoSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    [Caixin Global] Why China's seniors hesitate to get vaccinated

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 21:14

    The government has been trying to get shots specifically into the arms of people over 60 for more than a year, yet the vaccination rate of this most vulnerable group has remained consistently low.Read the article by Yu Huanhuan and Yan Shengnan: https://www.caixinglobal.com/2022-05-07/why-chinas-seniors-hesitate-to-get-vaccinated-101881363.htmlNarrated by Nandini Venkata.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

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