Category: General

  • What you need to know about China’s more popular websites

    Here are some interesting facts on the Chinese Internet: The Chinese government tightly controls the Internet, and many websites that are popular in other countries are blocked in China. For example, Google, Facebook, and Twitter are all blocked in China. The Chinese government has also developed its own search engine, Baidu, and social media platforms,…

  • The 4th of June: Remembering the Tiananmen Square Massacre

    Coincidentally as I started writing this editorial, it was the 4th of June. The Tiananmen Square massacre 30 years ago. It is somewhat linked to the story of ACCS. As I write this editorial now, the picture of a man who stood in front of a tank in Tiananmen Square that appeared in the AGE…

  • THE GENDER TRAP AGAIN: UNHAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

                I am writing this editorial on International Women’s Day so without much prompting, my mind shifts gear into thinking about Chinese women. As a Chinese woman living in a global world, I am sad to say there is not much to celebrate on this year’s International Women’s Day.  …