Daily Archives: March 1, 2007

China’s migrants face widespread abuse

It’s very predictable, just like millions Mexicans cross the deadly border seeking a better life in the US. The trend started in the late 70s with the young girls flooded the capital from Anhui province as maids. They were unskilled, … Continue reading

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Prof Ding’s chocolate

When my g/f mentioned about Ding sneak out to her older son with chocolate, I was for a moment dumb founded, ‘absent from work?’ “No, she didn’t want her hubby to know. She worried he might not like that ..” … Continue reading

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Prof Ding II

My g/f and I were trying to remember the name of a Russian novel that a mother devoted herself to the cause of the Russian revolution once her son died in jail … for Ding’s story rings an uncanny bell. … Continue reading

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