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Chinese State Media: No Sexual Harassment Here

Chinese State Media: No Sexual Harassment Here

China’s state-run media has come under fire after publishing an article that claims the type of sexual harassment allegedly perpetrated by US director Harvey Weinstein does not happen in China.   The opinion piece, which appeared in China Daily, was written by a male Canadian-Egyptian teacher who had previously lived in China. He claimed sexual harassment of women is less common in China because of the country's cultural traditions. “Chinese men are taught to be protective of their women. Behaving inappropriately toward women, including harassing thd sexually, contradicts every Chinese traditional value and custom... Read More>>
10 Healthy and Delicious Chinese Dishes

10 Healthy and Delicious Chinese Dishes

Chinese cuisine is not known for being healthy, no doubt thanks to the fact that most dishes are fried with plenty of oil. If you’re losing weight orwatching your figure, you don’t have to swear off Chinese food all together, however. Here are 10 dishes you’ll find in China that are both low calorie and delicious. As mentioned above, the majority of Chinese dishes are stir-fried. However, there are usually one or two options of grilled (Kǎo / 烤) or steamed (Qingzheng / 清蒸) lean protein on a Chinese menu. Yunnan restaurants, in particular, do awesome grilled fish. Steamed  pork and vegetables is al... Read More>>
The Reality of Raising Kids in China.

The Reality of Raising Kids in China.

I always knew that parenthood would be a challenge, though I assumed that I’d be doing it in my home country instead of China. In many ways it's what I imagined parenting to be like but raising Chinese-Australians here does present some interesting challenges:   

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