Martin Witte

In Democracy in China, Hong Kong-based philosopher Jiwei Ci argues that China is in dire need of political democracy, and that introducing it is all that will save the Chinese Communist Party from annihilation.

Afong Moy was brought to the US in 1834 to help sell Chinese goods, writes historian Nancy E. Davis, and later met with President Andrew Jackson, but ended up in a circus sideshow being mocked for her differences.