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112, 2021

In China, Buying That Toy Gun Could Get You Arrested

December 1st, 2021|

When the police swarmed into San Cheng’s apartment in Beijing late at night and indicted him of immorally buying ordnance, he was sure it was a blend-up. True, he'd bought dozens of toy ordnance on Taobao, the Alibaba shopping point, [...]

3011, 2021

Leaked papers link top Chinese leaders to Uyghur crackdown

November 30th, 2021|

A recently published cache of documents directly links top Chinese leaders including President Xi Jinping to the state's crackdown on Uyghur Muslims. The documents include speeches which judges say prove elderly government leaders called for measures that led to mass [...]

2711, 2021

Musical theatre icon Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

November 27th, 2021|

His counsel told the New York Times that Sondheim passed away on Friday at his home in Roxbury, Connecticut. He was a Goliath of musical theatre who turned the unapt of subjects into entertainment milestones. During his outstanding career, he [...]