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2012年02月05日 04:48

Letter from rural and lower tier city in China

Letter from rural and lower tier city in China

(转发一位朋友的英文博客。她在春节期间探访了江西北部某县与农村,对农村土地所有制问题,拆迁补偿以及城市化这个课题有了更直接的体会。春节前,官方统计数字显示中国刚刚迈入城市化的一个里程碑,城市人口达到总人口一半以上,实地感受,对城市化发展中的问题与机会有了第一手感受。)

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2012年01月27日 21:49

Taiwan Election

(这是我的第一篇英文博客,一则是应我的学生们的请求,二则是给一份英文在线杂志的约稿。欢迎点评。)

Officials in Beijing must have had a sense of relief after they learned that their favored candidate, the incumbent KMT presidential contender Ma Ying-jeou, won the 2012 Taiwan presidential election on January 14th, by a margin of 800,000 (52% vs. 46%) votes. However, that sense of relief might prove to be short-lived and premature.

Ma, a Harvard law school graduate, is widely regarded as a model scholar-official and not a risk taker. Although he is very handsome loo......

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