Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Sino-US friction the result of China rising too rapidly for comfort, ‘go-between’ says

Prominent diplomat’s daughter Shirley Young has spent years helping to counter prejudice against China in the US and is optimistic about the long-term outlook

Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Shirley Young likens the change in China to “a little brother who suddenly became taller and stronger”. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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