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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Does class struggle exist? It's a case of 'one party, two publications'

    Posted Oct 05th 2014, 04:10am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang Ideological wrangle between two party-run publications has opened up debate on Mao Zedong Thought at a critical juncture Does class struggle exist? It'sa case of one party, two views "One party, two publications"- that could be the new slogan of the Communist Party after a debate on whether class struggle still exists on the mainland. It's how some ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Widely varying payouts for fatal accidents in cities, countryside spark outrage

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 04:31am by MANDY ZUO

    ... for injuries, but across aspects of life such as employment, housing and health care. mandy.zuo@scmp.com ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Elusive Nobel for science should inspire research, not frustration

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 04:14am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Liu Xiaobo, a human-rights activist and literary critic who has since been jailed and is little known among the public. No mainland scientist has ever received a Nobel prize. It seems ...


    It's 'anti-democracy', says People's Daily in latest commentary on Occupy Central

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 02:28pm by KEIRA HUANG LU

    ... Central is backtracking democracy” argued that a minority of people have invaded the public interest for their own political views, which tramples on the principle of democracy and can never ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Reaction to Scots' vote, Uygur scholar's jailing show why China's different

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 06:02am by Cary Huang

    ... in Europe, while the Middle Kingdom remains impervious to the continent's ideas and values. As Beijing leaders watched Scotland's push for independence with trepidation, the Chinese public ... rights and public opinion. It brings shame to all repressive governments." The fundamental difference between free democracy and totalitarianism is who reigns supreme- the people ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Woes of opium addiction shape Chinese debate on legalising marijuana

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:56am by Cary Huang

    ... federal law. American public opinion has shifted in favour of the drug, with 54 per cent of people backing its legalisation, up from about 12 per cent in the early 1970s. Similar calls emerged ... as the drug is claimed to be safe. Some have called for action to legalise it, citing the US practices. State media has taken pains to argue that marijuana poses a severe threat to the health ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Xi Jinping wins praise for going after SOE bosses' hefty salaries

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by Cary Huang

    ... For a long time, the SOEs have been a source of public discontent because of their monopoly status. Consumers have long complained of substandard products and excessive prices from SOEs. ... despite having similar skills and status. Senior executives also use public funds for their own entertainment under the guise of "business expenditure". Reports show that 252 state-owned ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Entertainers pressured to support Xi Jinping's crackdown on 'social ills'

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by Cary Huang

    ... publicity, state media ran a series of editorials and commentaries decrying the negative influence of celebrities who take drugs. "Artists need to devote their entire spirit to the pursuit ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Prostitution thrives as officials say one thing and do another

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by Cary Huang

    ... and six million prostitutes ply their trade on the mainland, according to a 2010 World Health Organisation report. Some estimates say there are as many as 10 million sex workers in the country. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    More Chinese than Westerners howl against annual dog meat festival

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:27am by Cary Huang

    ... and imprisonment. With growing concerns over public health and animal cruelty, there are increasing laws to protect animals. Chinese law makes it illegal to hunt, buy or eat any of the country's 420 ... are consumed in China for their supposed health benefits or as delicacies. But this year the festival, which has for decades been held during the summer solstice in Yulin, Guangxi province, has come ...




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