China’s Feminist Five (clockwise from top left) Li Tingting, Wu Rongrong, Zheng Churan, Wei Tingting, Wang Man. Picture: AFP

The rise of China’s feminists: will activists spark social change, or burn out, asks writer

Author Leta Hong Fincher considers whether China’s Feminist Five will be remembered as icons who advanced society or mere footnotes in a patriarchal state’s history

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China’s Feminist Five (clockwise from top left) Li Tingting, Wu Rongrong, Zheng Churan, Wei Tingting, Wang Man. Picture: AFP
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