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The crackdown and foreign garbage – a few ideas that still need to be addressed


For the last few weeks, the expat community in China has been abuzz with talk about Beijing’s crackdown on foreigners who are here illegally, and the growing anti-foreign sentiment that seems to be stoked by state media (Beijing Cream’s summary of … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Ignoring racism in the name of love – multiracial marrige


Today’s guest post comes from Jo. She writes the blog Life Behind the Wall about life as an African-American woman in China. There have been several controversial articles written on the internet regarding multicultural, multiracial relationships concerning Chinese men; however, … Continue reading

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