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· September, 2011

Stories about East Asia from September, 2011

Incredible Photos of North Korean Mass Game

China: Obama Fried Chicken

Laos According to WikiLeaks

WikiLeaks has released a set of Laos files that confirmed the country’s underdevelopment, endemic corruption in the bureaucracy, and the fragile state of its environment. Here are some online reactions...

Taiwan: Polyglot teaches you Taiwanese indigenous languages

Vietnam: Cash Transfer Programs

Wikileaks Cables on Laos

China: Sex Education

Philippines: Creative Protests During Campus Strikes

Last week's nationwide campus strikes in the Philippines against education budget cuts saw the lively and creative integration of online tools to mobilize thousands to fight for the right to...

China: Shanghai Metro Crash Injures More Than 200

East Timor: Tasi Mane Petroleum Infrastructure Project

A local Non-Government Organization, La'o Hamutuk, has set-up a special website page to gather information, monitor project updates, and document the resistance of a community to East Timor’s Tasi Mane...

China: Xinjiang’s Most Popular Song

Recreating China Map into Maga

China: A rejected entry permit to Hong Kong

China: Why do rumors explode in China?

China: Secret Arrest to be Justified by Law Amendment

The Chinese government is in the process of completing an amendment to its Criminal Procedure Law (CPL). The draft, released for public consultation on 30 August, has sparked an intense...

Black Scholars Who Make a Specialty of Asian Studies

North Korea: Kim Jong-Il's Surprise Appearance On the Simpsons

North Korea: Kim Jong-il Plans to Solve Famine by Breeding Giant Rabbits

Book Review: ‘Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives In North Korea’

Ethical Issues in Doing Business in North Korea

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