Visitors to the Tiananmen area in Beijing during the Chinese National Day holiday. Photo: Shutterstock
Visitors to the Tiananmen area in Beijing during the Chinese National Day holiday. Photo: Shutterstock

Book review: What’s Wrong with China – like an obnoxious expat’s drunken rant extended to a whole book

In what amounts to little more than a collection of anecdotes and personal opinions, author Paul Midler gleefully blames all of China’s problems on its people and culture, even claiming they were responsible for the opium wars

Visitors to the Tiananmen area in Beijing during the Chinese National Day holiday. Photo: Shutterstock
Visitors to the Tiananmen area in Beijing during the Chinese National Day holiday. Photo: Shutterstock
READ FULL ARTICLE