In the US, the Constitution came first, and then the government. In China, the government came first, and then the Constitution. And the parent controls the child.
I like America – Obama is very good, very smart – only 48! I hope he goes on for one more [term]. America is very good…China is not good…you havent stayed in china long, haven’t seen everything. I have been … Continue reading
You’re from America? Awesome! America is the most powerful country in the world – yesterday you were in Afghanistan, today you’re in Iraq, who knows where you’ll be tomorrow?
Last week, the New York Times ran two articles profiling Chinese skyscrapers. Building projects in China attract a lot of media attention, in part because they stand as newsy symbols of China’s modernization – with all the related pitfalls. And while … Continue reading
Sometimes I think it is easier to be a woman lawyer in China, because people expect so little of you that they lower their defenses and are very friendly
On Friday afternoon in Shanghai, I noticed an encounter that was striking to me mostly because of how blasé both parties involved were. At the entrance to metro stations in most of China’s major cities, there are x-ray machines where … Continue reading