Tag: China

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Inside the Unregulated Chinese Hospitals That Make Men Impotent

Four men stood on the edge of the Shenzhen Health and Family Planning Commission, threatening to jump in protest. They referred to themselves as “China’s 21st century eunuchs,” damaged by medically-dubious surgeries.

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Erik Prince in the Hot Seat

The U.S. Department of Justice investigates the Blackwater founder’s new firm.

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The Golden Generation

Why China’s super-rich send their children west.

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Sheldon Adelson Bets It All

The inside story of the megadoner and the Chinese casino money flooding our elections.

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The Unlikely True International Story of the Man Called Orange Brother

The ups and downs of being an accidental viral sensation.

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China’s Funeral Revolutionaries

Two men try to disrupt the gray market of Chinese death services.

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Welcome to Maternity Hotel California

On the underground economy of full-service Southern California apartment complexes marketed to Chinese birth-tourists.

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Corn Wars

The Chinese want to steal our genetically-engineered grain secrets. Why?

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Learning to Speak Lingerie

A Chinese underwear merchant rises in Egypt.

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The Mayor vs. the Mogul

Mike Bloomberg goes back to work.

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The People’s Republic of Cruiseland

The author boards the Costa Atlantica for several days of line dancing, burlesque and buffets as part of the cruise industry’s new foray into China.

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I Followed My Stolen iPhone Around the World, Became a Celebrity in China, and Found a Friend for Life

“None of this should have ever happened. It makes absolutely no sense at all. It’s truly crazy.”