Tech Tent: Tik Tok and the Uighur Muslims

  It is a place where a mostly teenage audience goes to mime to music, share memes and generally have a laugh. But on the Tech...

TikTok ‘makeup tutorial’ goes viral with call to action on China’s treatment of Uighurs

  An American teenager who is using makeup tutorials on TikTok to spread awareness of China’s detention of at least a million Muslims in internment camps in...

Why Hong Kong’s protests are pushing some Chinese parents to pull their children from...

This past summer was the point of no return for Shenzhen mother Rebecca Wen. For three years, Wen had crossed the Lo Wu checkpoint...

Radical Women Activists in Hong Kong: Are New Violent Cells Forming?

  Female protestors are becoming a ubiquitous feature of the contemporary protest landscape. In the not so distant past, women served mostly in a support...

Anti-Police Sentiment in Hong Kong : Doxing Attack Against the Family

  Amnesty International released its latest report on 19 September 2019 concerning the ongoing unrest in Hong Kong. This report, which is based on 21 exit...

Chinese companies offer ‘dating leave’ to single female employees aged over 30

Two companies in China are giving single female employees over the age of 30 an extra eight days...

Age no barrier for China’s senior catwalk models

  Wearing a bright floral ensemble with her short hair dyed blonde, Chinese model Ma Yinhong struts a Shanghai catwalk with a style and swagger...

Chinese Police Opened an Investigation Into Reports of Expired Polio Vaccinations

  Chinese authorities say they have opened an investigation into reports that over 100 children received an expired polio vaccine, the latest scandal over defective...

Attacker hurts 20 children with hammer at Beijing school

  A male suspect was brought “under control” and the wounded pupils were admitted to hospital, the Xicheng district government said. Surnamed Jia, the 49-year-old assailant...

How a Rogue Chinese Experiment Might Affect Gene-Based Therapies in India

  The gene-editing tool CRISPR Cas9 became a talking point among biologists after He Jiankui, a Chinese researcher, announced he had edited the genomes of...