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March 11, 2011

China
An unidentified official sleeps as Chinese Parliament chief Wu Bangguo delivers the work report of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee during the second plenary session at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 9, 2009. The Party’s Never Over For Wu Bangguo

An unidentified official sleeps as Chinese Parliament chief Wu Bangguo delivers the work report of the National People's Congress Standing Committee during the second plenary session at the Great…

March 5, 2012

China
A portrait of Chinese national folk-hero, Lei Feng looks out over a busy intersection in a central Beijing shopping district in June of 1998. China’s March Madness—Not Jeremy Lin but Lei Feng

In late February, New York-based Global Times writer Rong Xiaoqing published a piece on Jeremy Lin and the “Hunger for Heroes in the U.S.” In her piece, Rong argues that the United States—and democra…

August 18, 2011

China
Chinese Investment in Nigeria Chinese Investment in Nigeria

Textile vendors look after their Chinese-made goods inside their stalls in Kano, northern Nigeria, March 15, 2011. (STR New/Courtesy Reuters) Given that Nigeria has the second largest economy in Afr…