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Hong Kong Woman Asks World For Help Amid Occupy Protests

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The people of #Hong Kong are out in the streets protesting the over reaching arm of mainland #China interfering in their once free elections. Now, many fear that only pre-approved #Chinese puppet candidates are in the race for top political positions.  Thousands of students and young people have taken to the streets in an ‘occupy’ […]

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The Forgotten Story Of Classic Hollywood’s First Asian-American Star

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#Chinese-American actress Anna May Wong was a trailblazer despite the openly racist industry in which she worked. Remembering her story and contemplating how much things have changed. View this image › Justine Zwiebel / Hulton Archive / Getty Images The following is a bonus chapter from Anne Helen Petersen’s Scandals of Classic Hollywood: Sex, Deviance, […]

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China Blocks Hillary Clinton’s Book

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Distributors and publishers impose an “effective ban” on Hard Choices, which is critical of the Chinese government. “It’s outrageous and unfortunate.” View this image › Hillary Clinton, then secretary of state, talks with with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi during a joint Beijing press conference in 2012. Jim Watson / Associated Press Hillary Clinton’s new […]

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Abercrombie’s Still Having Its Heyday In China As American Teens Walk Away

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##abercrombie hopes its version of America resonates more in #china, as its brands keep losing steam in the U.S. and Europe. An Instagram from the Abercrombie account with the caption: “#ButFirst…#Selfie #shanghai #repost @afassociates”. instagram.com Abercrombie, reporting its fifth straight quarter of sales decline Thursday, started its earnings call by focusing on a rare bright […]

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Must Reads: The Greatest Juggler Alive, Stolen Girls and More

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Nigerian security forces stand guard as demonstrators march during a rally to demand government to rescue schoolgirls abducted by suspected Boko Haram militants two weeks ago, in Lagos, Nigeria on May 01, 2014. Image: Mohammed Elshamy/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images During the week, we consume words in snackable, tweetable bites. But on the weekends, we have the […]

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