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Nov
29
The Photo Scandal That’s Highlighting China’s Warped Beauty Standards

The Photo Scandal That’s Highlighting China’s Warped Beauty Standards

Chen Man’s work with the most recent Dior campaign has been accused of “purposely making Chinese women ugly,” sending Chinese media into a frenzy.
4 min read
Nov
29
Join RADII & Zrou Tomorrow: BREAK UP WITH ANIMAL MEAT

Join RADII & Zrou Tomorrow: BREAK UP WITH ANIMAL MEAT

Let’s talk about sustainability, green living, and building a plant-based future starting here in China.
1 min read
Nov
22
The Comedienne vs. China’s Men’s Rights Activists

The Comedienne vs. China’s Men’s Rights Activists

Her punchlines have managed to continually trigger men in China.
4 min read
Nov
15
This Girl Next Door Isn’t Real but Her Fans Are

This Girl Next Door Isn’t Real but Her Fans Are

Everyone wants to hang with Angie.
3 min read
Nov
08
China’s MMA Fighters are Spicing Up the World Arena

China’s MMA Fighters are Spicing Up the World Arena

Now that the sport is revving up in China, we’re going to be seeing a lot more Chinese-influenced fighting styles in the MMA arena.
4 min read
Nov
01
Exclusive Interview: How Violin “Nerd” Henry Lau Turned into a Mega Pop Star

Exclusive Interview: How Violin “Nerd” Henry Lau Turned into a Mega Pop Star

Whether it be learning new languages or nailing a performance onstage, the star has proven himself to be a man of discipline and dedication.
4 min read
Oct
25
The “Glitter Queen Diva of China’s Underground Scene” Gets a Music Label

The “Glitter Queen Diva of China’s Underground Scene” Gets a Music Label

And they made us an exclusive mix.
4 min read
Oct
18
The Five Freshest Talents from Shanghai Fashion Week SS22

The Five Freshest Talents from Shanghai Fashion Week SS22

Three chairs and endless inspirations from David Bowie.
3 min read
Oct
11
What’s on the Docket for China’s Independent Designers?

What’s on the Docket for China’s Independent Designers?

It’s fashion week, baby.
4 min read
Sep
27
Reality Check: International Students Stuck Abroad Desperate to Finish Studies in China

Reality Check: International Students Stuck Abroad Desperate to Finish Studies in China

Pandemic devastation leaves #TakeUsBackToChina trending among students abroad.
4 min read