Tag Archives: Sichuan

The House of Love: An Inside Look at The Struggles of a Private Animal Shelter in China


This article was written by a Chinese friend in Chengdu who is passionate about the protection of animals. The first time I heard about the House of Love (爱之家, aizhijia) was on Christmas Day, 2008. I was giving a lecture … Continue reading

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Heard on Weibo 1/21 – 1/28


The year of the dragon began with the news that armed police were firing on protesters in Tibetan areas in Northern Sichuan. On Weibo, a netizen said he spotted a sniper on the roof of Jokhang Monastery (大昭寺) in Lhasa, Tibet; … Continue reading

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The Great Hot Melting Pot


…Continued from last week “I can still remember my first time. It wasn’t that bad.” I quirked an eyebrow at Tom and pulled on my socks, trying hard not to think about what I was getting into. He slipped his … Continue reading

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