New York Times reporter focusing on China. U.S. Navy veteran. Hoya. Views expressed are my own. Retweets = this is interesting

Documentary to Feature Hong Kong Democracy Protests

sinosphere.blogs.nytimes.com — Read in Chinese | 点击查看本文中文版 A year has passed since the police fired tear gas on pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong, setting off a huge sit-in protest movement that took control of a large portion of the center of the city for more than two months, generating headlines the world over and shocking the Communist Party leaders in Beijing.

Occupy Central Series: Dan Garret on Beijing’s Role in Candidate Filtering

comparativist.org — Mike Forsythe continues his excellent coverage of Hong Kong politics, with his third Question and Answer piece with Michael Tien. Tien argues that, "the referendum is pushing for a nomination procedure that is without restriction, and that is steadfastly being ruled out by China, and they're very serious about it.
Apr 29, 2016

Uncle Martian? Chinese Appear Underwhelmed by Under Armour Knockoff nyti.ms/1r2hKMB

Apr 29, 2016

Congrats to @Reuters team for their OPC award. @suilee @pjmooney et al & bow to my former boss at BN, @phi@phirschberg1tpreuters.com/investigates/s…

Apr 29, 2016

RT @jennyjaffe: Historically the #womancard is the most effective way to win the Presidency so I get the frustration pic.twitter.com/JF1ITIDDui

Apr 29, 2016

RT @panphil: This is great, but what’s with the choice of Chinese characters? I would love to see sportswear labeled 马丁叔叔. twitter.com/fryan/status/7…NlUZ4s

Apr 29, 2016

@Edourdoo PPP. I scoff at PPP. So subjective given inaccurate pricing information. Exchange-rate all the way.

Apr 28, 2016

@niubi @mcgregorrichard @dktatlow -- think we all agree abt short-term domestic benefits for Xi. But focus on long term and pic is hazy.

Apr 28, 2016

RT @adamnagourney: Best story out there on Boehner going after Cruz -- Lucifer! -- by DC's best Congress/Boehner-watcher: @hillhulse. httnyti.ms/1UknpJOs://t.co/4DHt7haeOL

Apr 28, 2016

@niubi but Putin has an extraordinarily weak hand with tanking Russian economy, da? Hardly the model.


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